Name details

Pierre-Lejay, Baie

Pierre-Lejay, Baie (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Pierre-Lejay, Baie  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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France Gazetteer Id 107373

Feature type: Bay

Origin

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

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

Large baie débouchant dans la mer Dumont-d'Urville et où se trouvent l'archipel de Pointe-Géologie, les îles Fram, Ifo et Hélène, située au nord-ouest du glacier de l'Astrolabe, entre la pointe Ebba à l'ouest et les îles Dumoulin à l'est. Nom donné par  le sous-comité antarctique français de l'Année géophysique internationale (A.G.I.) sous la présidence de P.-É. Victor, à la mémoire du R.-P. Pierre Lejay, membre de l'Institut, président de la Commission scientifique des E.P.F. et du Comité national français pour l'A.G.I. (1898-1958).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
66° 38' 00.0" S
- 66.63333°
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Longitude:
139° 50' 00.0" E
139.83333°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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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:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-1958

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