Name details

Leonova Bay

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

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

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Australian Antarctic Gazetteer Id 44

Feature type: Bay

Origin

This name originates from Australia. It is part of the Australian Antarctic Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

"Bunger Hills. Charted by the SAE in 1956.

Named For

Named in honour of a distinguished polar explorer, Leonid Ivanovich Leonov (1896-1952)."

Location

Latitude:
66° 12' 05.6" S
- 66.20156°
Accurate to 50m
Longitude:
101° 05' 39.6" E
101.09433°
Accurate to 50m
Altitude:
Not recorded
Unknown precision

Images

No images of this place could be found.

Map

Source

Location Method:
Satellite Image
Source Name:
LIMA_E164_CIR_432_1X
Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
Unknown
Source Institution:
Australian Antarctic Division
Source Person:
Brolsma
Source Publisher:
USGS
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

See also Russian map Q-47-83-B (SCAR map cat 2988)

Approval status

Status:
Official
Date approved:
19-Jan-1989

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