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

Feature Class (see definition): Bay

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 12802

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
61° 07' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
055° 28' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -61.1166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -55.4666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1972

Description (see definition): A cove S of Cape Lindsey on the W coast of Elephant Island, South Shetland Islands. Named for Benjamin Rodman of New Bedford, MA, owner of whaling ships operating from that port in the 1820s and 1830s. The name was suggested by American geographer Lawrence Martin and has appeared in descriptions and charts of Elephant Island since about 1943.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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