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

Feature Class (see definition): Bay

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 7033

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
54° 17' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
037° 07' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -54.2833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -37.1166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1963

Description (see definition): Cove in the W part of Jossac Bight along the S coast of South Georgia. The names "Horten or Betsey Cove" and "Horten Bay" were recorded by L.H. Matthews in 1931 as names in local use for this cove at that time. The South Georgia Survey (SGS) reported in 1957 that Horten is well established in local use.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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