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

Feature Class (see definition): Bay

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 12019

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
66° 15' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
110° 32' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -66.25

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 110.5333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1960

Description (see definition): A cove in the western side of Clark Peninsula, between Whitney and Stonehocker Points. First mapped from air photographs taken by U.S. Navy (USN) OpHjp (1946-47) and included in a 1957 ground survey by C.R. Eklund. Named by the latter for James T. Powell, USN, chief aerographer at Wilkes Station, 1957.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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