Lemaire, Canal

Lemaire, Canal (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Lemaire, Canal  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 8308
Name ID: 105827

Feature type: Channel (9)

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

Descubierto por una Expedición Alemana que realizó trabajos en el área entre los años 1873-1874 al mando de capitán Eduard Dallmann en el buque "Grönland". Fue navegado en diciembre de 1898 por la Expedición Antártica Belga, bajo la dirección del teniente Adrien de Gerlache y denominado por él, en honor a C. Lemaire, explorador Belga del Congo.

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Location

Latitude:
65° 04' 00.0" S
- 65.06667°
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Longitude:
63° 57' 00.0" W
- 63.95000°
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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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