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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 5522

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
65° 05' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
063° 22' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -65.0833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.3666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): The eastern entrance point of Lauzanne Cove, Flandres Bay, Danco Coast. First charted by the French Antarctic Expedition (FrAE), 1903-05, under Charcot. In association with the names of pioneers of photography in this area, the point was named by UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) (1977) after Marc Antoine Gaudin (1804-80), French photographer who took the first instantaneous photographs of moving objects in 1841.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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