Name details

Auvert Bay

Auvert Bay (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Auvert Bay  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 107607

Feature type: Bay

Origin

This name originates from United Kingdom. It is part of the Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

Bay between Cape Evensen and Cape Bellue, Graham Coast. Roughly charted by the French Antarctic Expedition 1908 10, and named descriptively Baie Auvert (FRA map 1912). Auvert Bay (GBR chart 1914; GBR gaz. 1955). The bay was photographed from the air by FIDASE, 1956 57. Named by APC (1953).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
66° 14' 00.0" S
- 66.23333°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
65° 45' 00.0" W
- 65.75000°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

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

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
8-Sep-1953

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