Name details

Pennilea, Laguna

Pennilea, Laguna (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Pennilea, Laguna  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Chile Gazetteer Id 106079

Feature type: Water body (11)

Origin

This name originates from Chile. It is part of the Chile Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

Durante el período 1905-1931 se le conoció por los balleneros como Tokroningen. En 1950, se alteró el nombre a lago Kroner por una expedición Británica, después de un levantamiento de la isla Decepción, por el capitán de corbeta D.N. Penfold, RN, efectuado en 1948-1949. Laguna de unos 450 metros de largo por unos 300 metros de ancho, situada directamente al N y a unos 250 metros de punta Penfold, caleta Balleneros, isla Decepción.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
62° 59' 00.0" S
- 62.98333°
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Longitude:
60° 33' 00.0" W
- 60.55000°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Name:
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Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
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Source Institution:
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Source Person:
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Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
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Date approved:
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