Shengwu Wan

Shengwu Wan (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Shengwu Wan  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 19661
Name ID: 138047

Feature type: Cove

Origin

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

Narrative

It is a bay located to the south of Gemel Peak. The coast is flat and the top of the it is low-lying. The soil there is frozen soil. There is much moss and seals inhabiting in summer.It was named when aerial photos surveying and mapping in 1986.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
62° 11' 52.0" S
- 62.19779°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
59° 00' 29.7" W
- 59.00825°
Unknown precision
Altitude:
Not recorded
Unknown precision

Images

No images of this place could be found.

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

New entry as of request by Songtao Ai of 05 June 2015 (J. Muller)

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-1986

Related information

Biodiversity
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Place names
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