Charlotte Bay

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

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

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Place ID: 2551
Name ID: 123480

Feature type: Bay (3)

Origin

This name originates from United States of America. It is part of the United States Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

Bay indenting the W coast of Graham Land in a SE direction for 12 mi, between Reclus Peninsula and Cape Murray. Discovered by the BelgAE, 1897-99. Named for the fiancee of Georges Lecointe, executive officer, hydrographer and second-in-command of the expedition.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
64° 33' 00.0" S
- 64.55000°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
61° 39' 00.0" W
- 61.65000°
Unknown precision
Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

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

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-1952

Related information

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