Name details

Yankee, Puerto

Yankee, Puerto (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Yankee, Puerto  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Chile Gazetteer Id 106501

Feature type: Harbour (3)

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

Esta bahía fue conocida a un mismo tiempo por los cazadores de focas americanos e ingleses a comienzos de 1820, ahora este nombre está establecido internacionalmente. Puerto Foster, aquella bahía que se forma en un cráter en la isla Decepción, en un tiempo se le denominó bahía Yankee. Es una bahía circular que se forma en la costa W de la isla Greenwich, en las islas Shetland del Sur.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
62° 32' 00.0" S
- 62.53333°
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Longitude:
59° 48' 00.0" W
- 59.80000°
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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 Institution:
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Source Person:
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Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

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Approval status

Status:
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Date approved:
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