Name details

Seal Creek

Seal Creek (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Seal Creek  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Poland Gazetteer Id 134241

Feature type: Watercourse (10)

Origin

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

Narrative

It runs parallel to Blaszyk Moraine, carrying melt water from southern part of Sphinx Glacier to Admiralty Bay. Next to Seal Creek, there are breeding grounds of sea elephants and fur seals. Highest point 60 m a.s.l.; lowest point 0 m a.s.l.Polish name: Potok Foczy.

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Location

Latitude:
62° 11' 39.0" S
- 62.19417°
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Longitude:
58° 26' 49.0" W
- 58.44694°
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Altitude:
20 m
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Map

Source

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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

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Approval status

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Date approved:
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