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

Feature Class (see definition): Bay

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 4942

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
67° 31' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
145° 45' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.5166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 145.75

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): An embayment about 14 mi wide between the eastern side of the Mertz Glacier Tongue and the mainland. Discovered by the Australasian Antarctic Expedition (AAE) (1911-14) under Douglas Mawson, who named it for Andrew Fisher, Prime Minister of Australia in 1911.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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