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

Feature Class (see definition): Bar

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 969

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
64° 01' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
057° 01' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -64.0166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -57.0166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A marine bank in Erebus and Terror Gulf with a least depth of 20 meters. The bank extends NE from Ula Point, James Ross Island, but its limits are not precisely defined. Charted from His (Her) Majesty's Ship (HMS) Endurance, 1981-82, and named by UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) after Captain Nicholas J. Barker, Royal Navy (RN), who was in command of the ship, 1980-82.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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