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

Feature Class (see definition): Harbor

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 16644

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
60° 41' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
045° 38' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -60.6833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -45.6333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A cove 0.2 mi SW of North Point, Signy Island, in the South Orkney Islands. There is a large sea cave in the cliff on the N side of the cove. Named by UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) in 1990 after David D. Wynn-Williams, British Antarctic Survey (BAS) microbiologist from 1974, including two winters and six summer seasons on Signy Island.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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