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

Feature Class (see definition): Bay

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 18283

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
81° 08' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
160° 38' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -81.1333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 160.6333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/2003

Description (see definition): An ice-filled coastal embayment, 2 mi wide, between Gentile Point and Fisher Point on the E side of Darley Hills, Churchill Mountains. The bay opens to Ross Ice Shelf. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) after Athos D. Grazzini, cartographer and toponymic specialist on the National Geographic Magazine staff from about 1950-70. One of several features in Darley Hills (q.v.) that are named for NGM staff.

Date Created (see definition): 01/29/2003

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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