Name details

Beibu Wan

Beibu Wan (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Beibu Wan  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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China Gazetteer Id 138005

Feature type: Cove

Origin

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

Narrative

A cove at the northernmost west shore of Fildes Peninsula where the the Collins Icecap of King Geroge Island link with the exposed rock on Fildes Peninsula. Rocks can be commonly seen in the cove and there is regular ice-floes. It was named when aerial surverying and mapping in 1986.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
62° 08' 24.3" S
- 62.14008°
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Longitude:
58° 55' 01.0" W
- 58.91693°
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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

New entry as of request by Songtao Ai of 05 June 2015 (J. Muller)

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-1986

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