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

Feature Class (see definition): Bay

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 12081

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
62° 58' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
060° 42' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -62.9666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -60.7

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): Bay on the SW side of Port Foster, Deception Island, in the South Shetland Islands. Named "Bahia 1 de Mayo" or "Bahia Primero de Mayo" by the Argentine Antarctic Expedition, 1942-43, after the 1 de Mayo, an expedition ship which visited Deception Island in 1942 and 1943; she sank off the coast of Argentina on February 5, 1944.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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