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

Feature Class (see definition): Bar

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 8526

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
66° 16' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
110° 32' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -66.2666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 110.5333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): A shoal with a least depth of 52 ft in the N part of Newcomb Bay, located 0.5 mi N of Kilby Island in the Windmill Islands. Discovered and charted in February 1957 by a party from the USS Glacier. Named by ANCA for Ludvig Larsen, second mate on the Thala Dan, used by Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions (ANARE) in a 1962 survey of Newcomb Bay.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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