Águila, Islas

Águila, Islas (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Águila, Islas  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 114
Name ID: 105065

Feature type: None recorded.

Origin

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

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

Este nombre apareció en una carta chilena de 1962, corresponde al nombre de la mayor de las islas que componen el grupo, en 1945 la Expedición de FIDS al mando del capitán A. Taylor, RCE, la denominó "Eagle" por el nombre de una de las naves, su actual nombre es la traducción al castellano. Grupo de seis islas, situado a la entrada de bahía Duse y hacia el SW de ella, en el canal Príncipe Gustavo, en la parte de éste que separa a la isla Vega de la costa W de la península Tierra de O'Higgins.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
63° 40' 00.0" S
- 63.66667°
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Longitude:
57° 36' 00.0" W
- 57.60000°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

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

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
Unknown

Related information

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