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Admiralty Bay: Antarctica
SOURCE: National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Bethesda, MD, USA
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This page presents the geographical name data for Admiralty 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): Admiralty Bay

Feature Class (see definition): Bay

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 92

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
62° 10' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
058° 25' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -62.1666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -58.4166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1947

Description (see definition): Irregular bay, 5 mi wide at its entrance between Demay Point and Martins Head, indenting the S coast of King George Island for 10 mi in the South Shetland Islands. The name appears on a map of 1822 by Captain George Powell, a British sealer, and is now established in international usage.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Admiralty 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 Admiralty Bay should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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