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

Feature Class (see definition): Bay

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 6177

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
67° 05' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
057° 57' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.0833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 57.95

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1965

Description (see definition): Bay close W of Hoseason Glacier along the coast of Enderby Land. Mapped by Norwegian cartographers from air photos taken by the Lars Christensen Expedition, 1936-37, and named Breidvika (the broad bay). Renamed by ANCA for Dr. A.M. Gwynn, officer in charge at Macquarie Island station in 1949.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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