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

Feature Class (see definition): Channel

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 11862

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
64° 40' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
062° 01' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -64.6666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -62.0166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1965

Description (see definition): Passage in Wilhelmina Bay separating Brooklyn Island from the W coast of Graham Land. First charted by the Belgian Antarctic Expedition (BelgAE) under Gerlache, 1897-99, and named after the estuary between Argentina and Uruguay in recognition of the services rendered the expedition by the people of Argentina.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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