Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

MRGID http://marineregions.org/mrgid/10075
Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Names
Language Name Name source
EnglishRenard, CapeSCAR Composite Gazetteer   
FrenchRenard, CapSCAR Composite Gazetteer   
SpanishRenard, caboSCAR Composite Gazetteer   
DutchKaap RenardBeeckman, N. (1988). Belgica: de eerste overwintering in Antarctica 1897-1899 = Belgica: le premier hivernage premier hivernage dans l'Antarctique 1897-1899. North Sea Society: Antwerpen. 77 pp. (look up in IMIS)   
PlaceType Cape 
Latitude 65° 1' 0" S (-65.0166667°)  
Longitude 63° 47' 0" W (-63.7833333°)  
Source SCAR Composite Gazetteer, available online at https://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/gaz/scar/
Notes Belgica information: Cape forming the S side of the entrance to Flandres Bay and separating the Danco and Graham Coasts on the W coast of Antarctic Peninsula. Discovered in 1898 by the BelgAE under Gerlache and named by him for Prof. A. Renard, a member of the Belgica Commission and of the Belgian Royal Academy (http://www.mapplanet.com/?do=loc&country=_A&adm1=08&loc=20010089).    
Belgica information: Cape forming the southern side of the entrance to Flanders Bay and separating the Danco and Graham Coasts on the west coast of Antarctic Peninsula. Discovered in 1898 by the Belgian Antarctic Expedition under Adrien de Gerlache and named by him for Prof. Alphonse Renard, a member of the Belgica Commission and Professor in geology at the University of Ghent.    
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Part of  Southern Ocean (IHO Sea Area)  [view hierarchy]   
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