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Name Latitude Longitude Feature Type
Hull Bay (RUS) 75° 00' 00.0" S 138° 00' 00.0" W Bay
Name ID: 118544 Place ID: 6738

Hull Bay (USA) 74° 55' 00.0" S 137° 40' 00.0" W Bay
Name ID: 126818 Place ID: 6738

An ice-filled bay, about 25 mi wide, fed by Hull Glacier, which descends into it between Lynch Point and Cape Burks, on the coast of Marie Byrd Land. Discovered by the USAS, 1939-41. The bay derives its name from Hull Glacier, which is named for Secretary of State Cordell Hull.

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