Armonía, Caleta

Armonía, Caleta (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Armonía, Caleta  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 6018
Name ID: 105123

Feature type: Cove (3)

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 fue dado por foqueros americanos, alrededor de 1820-1821, y corresponde al nombre de la nave cazadora de focas "Harmony", que, al mando del capitán Thomas Ray, fue una de las varias naves cazadoras de focas americanas y usaron esta caleta como fondeadero para sus buques. En las cartas chilenas siempre ha figurado traducido al castellano. Caleta que se forma al S de la punta del mismo nombre, en la costa occidental de la isla Nelson, Islas Shetland del Sur.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
62° 19' 00.0" S
- 62.31667°
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Longitude:
59° 10' 00.0" W
- 59.16667°
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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 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:
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Date approved:
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