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

Feature Class (see definition): Bay

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 13192

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
67° 06' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
066° 28' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.1

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -66.4666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1964

Description (see definition): A cove 4 mi SE of McCall Point on the E side of Lallemand Fjord, Graham Land. Mapped by Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) from surveys and air photos, 1956-59. Named by UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) for Eric M.P. Salmon, assistant Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) meteorologist who spent several seasons in Antarctica, 1950-56, and visited this cove in 1956.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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