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

Feature Class (see definition): Bay

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 18512

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
80° 30' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
160° 40' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -80.5

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 160.6666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): A U-shaped cove within Couzens Bay, at the northeastern end of the Churchill Mountains. Its entrance is bounded at the east by Senia Point and Mount Tadpole rises above its western shores. Taniwha is the Maori word for a creature/monster of the deep, often used mythologically.

Date Created (see definition): 01/22/2004

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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