Name details

Atlas Cove

Atlas Cove (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Atlas Cove  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Australian Antarctic Gazetteer Id 366

Feature type: Cove

Origin

This name originates from Australia. It is part of the Australian Antarctic Gazetteer.

Narrative

A cove on the north west coast of Heard Island between Laurens Peninsula and Azorella Peninsula.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
53° 01' 23.2" S
- 53.023°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
73° 23' 10.0" E
73.386°
Unknown precision
Altitude:
0 m
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Images


©AAD, Copyright Commonwealth of Australia 1983
Catalogue id
1887C3
Photographer
Betts, Martin S (Marty)

Map

Source

Location Method:
Georeferenced Satellite Image
Source Name:
World View 23/3/2008 Satellite Cat ID 1958
Source Identifier:
Satellite image ( Satellite Image Catalogue - Scene Id Satellite Cat ID 1958 not in the Satellite Image Catalogue. )
Source Scale:
1:5000
Source Institution:
Australian Antarctic Division
Source Person:
Brolsma
Source Publisher:
DigitalGlobe
Remote sensing:
added source of data

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Official
Date approved:
21-Dec-1952

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