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

Feature Class (see definition): Channel

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 1425

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
64° 51' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
064° 00' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -64.85

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -64

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1947

Description (see definition): Strait between the S end of Anvers and Wiencke Islands and the Wilhelm Archipelago. Explored in 1874 by a German expedition under Dallmann, and named by him for the German statesman, Prince Otto von Bismarck.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Bismarck Strait 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 Bismarck Strait information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Bismarck Strait should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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