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Lystad Bay: Antarctica
SOURCE: National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Bethesda, MD, USA
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This page presents the geographical name data for Lystad Bay in Antarctica, as supplied by the US military intelligence in electronic format, including the geographic coordinates and place name in various forms, latin, roman and native characters, and its location in its respective country's administrative division.

Feature Name (see definition): Lystad Bay

Feature Class (see definition): Bay

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 9176

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
67° 50' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
067° 17' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.8333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.2833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1956

Description (see definition): Bay 2.5 mi wide which indents the W side of Horseshoe Island, in the NE part of Marguerite Bay. First surveyed in 1936-37 by the British Graham Land Expedition (BGLE) under Rymill. The bay was visited by the USMS North Star and USS Bear of the U.S. Antarctic Service (USAS) in 1940. The name was proposed by the Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Captain Isak Lystad of the North Star.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Lystad Bay in Antarctica on this page is published from the data supplied by the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, a member of the Intelligence community of the Antarctica, and a Department of Defense (DoD) Combat Support Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Lystad Bay should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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