Name details

Pinochet de la Barra, Playa

Pinochet de la Barra, Playa (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Pinochet de la Barra, Playa  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Chile Gazetteer Id 135074

Feature type: Beach (7)

Origin

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

Narrative

El nombre corresponde al apellido de Óscar Pinochet de la Barra, director del Instituto Antártico Chileno, quien ordenó la instalación de un módulo de fibra de vidrio para apoyar las actividades de terreno que se desarrollaron en el área, con implicancias históricas, antropológicas, geológicas y biológicas, durante la Expedición Antártica Chilena de 1990-1991. Pequeña playa que se ubica inmediatamente al E de la punta Pingüino, en la costa N del cabo Shirreff de la isla Livingston, isla Shetland del Sur.

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Location

Latitude:
62° 27' 00.0" S
- 62.45000°
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Longitude:
60° 48' 00.0" W
- 60.80000°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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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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