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

Feature Class (see definition): Bay

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 12139

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
70° 10' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
004° 20' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -70.1666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 4.3333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1970

Description (see definition): A bay that indents the SW side of Neupokoyev Bight, along the ice shelf that fringes the coast of Queen Maud Land. The feature was photographed from the air by Norwegian Antarctic Expedition (NorAE) in 1958-59 and roughly mapped from these photos. It was also mapped by the Soviet Antarctic Expedition (SovAE) in 1961, and named Bukhta Proshchaniya (farewell bay).

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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