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

Feature Class (see definition): Bay

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 11681

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
63° 28' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
056° 13' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.4666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -56.2166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1964

Description (see definition): A small coastal indentation at the W end of Dundee Island between Welchness and Diana Reef. The cove is adjacent to the Argentine station "Petrel," established in 1951-52, from which it takes its name.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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