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

Feature Class (see definition): Bay

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 15415

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
69° 29' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
039° 34' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -69.4833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 39.5666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1975

Description (see definition): A narrow cove in the eastern part of Lutzow-Holm Bay. It indents the W side of Skarvsnes Foreland 1.5 mi W of Mount Suribachi, on the coast of Queen Maud Land. Mapped from surveys and air photos by Japanese Antarctic Research Expedition (JARE), 1957-62. The name "Torinosu-wan" (bird's nest cove) was given by Japanese Antarctic Research Expedition (JARE) Headquarters in 1973.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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