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

Feature Class (see definition): Bay

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 9691

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
66° 16' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
110° 34' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -66.2666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 110.5666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1963

Description (see definition): Cove at the head of Newcomb Bay in the Windmill Islands. First mapped from air photos taken by U.S. Navy (USN) Operation Highjump and Operation Windmill in 1947 and 1948. Named by the Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Chief Photographer's Mate E.D. McGrady, USN, who participated in the flights of U.S. Navy (USN) Operation Highjump over the Windmill Islands in 1947.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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