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

Feature Class (see definition): Bay

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 6374

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
62° 32' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
059° 35' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -62.5333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -59.5833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): Cove on the E side of Greenwich Island, in the South Shetland Islands. The name Hardy, for Admiral Sir Thomas Hardy (1769-1839), was originally given by British sealer Robert Fildes in 1820-22 to what is now Sartorius Point (q.v.). Hardy Cove was applied by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) in 1961 to preserve Fildes' name on Greenwich Island.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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