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

Feature Class (see definition): Cape

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 16414

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
63° 47' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
057° 19' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.7833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -57.3166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1952

Description (see definition): Dark, conspicuous headland near the center of the N side of Vega Island, close S of Trinity Peninsula. Cape Well-met was discovered and named by the Swedish Antarctic Expedition (SwedAE), 1901-04, and commemorates the long delayed union at this point of a relief party under Dr. J. Gunnar Andersson and the winter party under Dr. Otto Nordenskjold after twenty months of enforced separation.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

NOTE: The information regarding Well-met, Cape 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 Well-met, Cape should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.

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