Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
EnglishRacovitza IslandsSCAR Composite Gazetteer   
SpanishRacovitza, islaSCAR Composite Gazetteer   
PlaceType Archipelago 
Latitude 64° 31' 0" S (-64.5166667°)  
Longitude 62° 4' 0" W (-62.0666667°)  
Source SCAR Composite Gazetteer, available online at
Notes Belgica information (en): Group of three islands lying just N of Nansen Island, off the W coast of Graham Land. Surveyed by the FIDS from the Racovitza, zoologist and botanist of the BelgAE which explored this area in 1897-99.    
Part of  Southern Ocean (IHO Sea Area)  [view hierarchy]   
Edit history Last edited on 2014-08-19 09:07:05 by Vancraeynest Freek
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