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

Feature Class (see definition): Bay

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 11091

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
60° 33' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
045° 32' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -60.55

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -45.5333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): Bay 2 mi wide between Prong Point and Foul Point on the N coast of Coronation Island, in the South Orkney Islands. First seen and roughly charted by Captain George Powell and Captain Nathaniel Palmer in 1821. Recharted in 1933 by DI personnel on the Discovery II and named for Francis D. Ommanney, zoologist on the staff of the Discovery Committee.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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