Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

MRGID http://marineregions.org/mrgid/11262
Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Names
Language Name Name source
EnglishNeyt PointSCAR Composite Gazetteer   
SpanishNeyt, puntaSCAR Composite Gazetteer   
FrenchCap NeytSCAR Composite Gazetteer   
SpanishNeyt, CaboSCAR Composite Gazetteer   
DutchKaap NeytBeeckman, 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)   
EnglishCape NeytFederaal wetenschapsbeleid (2008). Four maps representing Belgian toponyms in Antarctica. [S.n.]: [s.l.]. (look up in IMIS)   
PlaceType Cape 
Latitude 63° 58' 0" S (-63.9666667°)  
Longitude 61° 48' 0" W (-61.8°)  
Source SCAR Composite Gazetteer, available online at https://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/gaz/scar/
Notes Belgica information: Point which lies 1 mi SE of Moureaux Point, the N extremity of Liege Island, in the Palmer Archipelago. Discovered by the BelgAE, 1897-99, under Gerlache, and named by him for General Neyt, a supporter of the expedition (http://www.mapplanet.com/?do=loc&country=_A&adm1=08&loc=20008663 / http://geonames.usgs.gov).    
Belgica information: Point which lies 1 km south-east of Moureaux Point, the northern extremity of Liege Island, in the Palmer Archipelago. Discovered by the Belgian Antarctic Expedition, 1897-1899, under Adrien de Gerlache, and named by him for General Neyt, the first to contribute to the national subscription for the Belgian Antarctic Expedition, organized by the Royal Belgian Geographical Society.    
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Part of  Southern Ocean (IHO Sea Area)  [view hierarchy]   
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