E-mail this page Print this page
Ledda Bay: Antarctica
SOURCE: National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Bethesda, MD, USA
SpanishFrenchSimplified ChineseGermanRussianHindiArabicPortuguese
This page presents the geographical name data for Ledda 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): Ledda Bay

Feature Class (see definition): Bay

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 8654

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
74° 23' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
131° 20' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -74.3833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -131.3333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1966

Description (see definition): A shallow embayment or bight, 12 mi long, in the N side of Grant Island, off the coast of Marie Byrd Land. Discovered and first charted from the USS Glacier (Captain Edwin A. McDonald, USN) on Feb. 4, 1962. Named for R.J. Ledda, QM3, U.S. Navy (USN), quartermaster aboard the Glacier on the cruise in which the bay was discovered.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

- Please bookmark this page (add it to your favorites).
- If you wish to link to this page, you can do so by referring to the URL address below this line.


Copyright © 1995-2012 ITA all rights reserved.

Antarctica names alphabetically
A * B * C * D * E * F * G *H * I * J * K * L * M * N * O * P * Q * R * S * T * U * V * W * X * Y * Z

Global names alphabetically

. . . Feedback