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

Feature Class (see definition): Cape

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 12004

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
62° 15' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
058° 40' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -62.25

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -58.6666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): Low ice-free peninsula between Potter Cove and Stranger Point in SW King George Island, South Shetland Islands. Named "Peninsula Potter" in association with the cove by Chilean geologists Roberto Araya and Francisco Herve, 1966, following field work at Potter Cove. The English form of the name has been approved.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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