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

Feature Class (see definition): Harbor

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 8554

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
64° 29' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
062° 27' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -64.4833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -62.45

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A small bay SW of Lagrange Peak in SE Brabant Island, Palmer Archipelago. The bay was roughly charted by a British expedition, 1920-22, and so named after the town of Larvik in southern Norway, following the name usage of whalers (M.C. Lester's amendments to Kapt. Johans Johannessen's manuscript chart of c. 1919-20).

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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