Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

MRGID http://marineregions.org/mrgid/13184
Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Names
Language Name Name source
EnglishRyswyck PointSCAR Composite Gazetteer   
FrenchVan Rijswijck, CapSCAR Composite Gazetteer   
SpanishVan Ryswyck, PuntaSCAR Composite Gazetteer   
SpanishRyswyck, puntaSCAR Composite Gazetteer   
DutchKaap Van RijswijckFederaal wetenschapsbeleid (2008). Four maps representing Belgian toponyms in Antarctica. [S.n.]: [s.l.]. (look up in IMIS)   
PlaceType Point 
Latitude 64° 34' 0" S (-64.5666667°)  
Longitude 62° 50' 0" W (-62.8333333°)  
Source SCAR Composite Gazetteer, available online at https://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/gaz/scar/
Notes Belgica information: Point marking the E extremity of Anvers Island, in the Palmer Archipelago. Discovered and named by the BelgAE, 1897-99, under Gerlache. http://geonames.usgs.gov    
Belgica information: Point marking the east extremity of Anvers Island, in the Palmer Archipelago. Discovered and named by the Belgian Antarctic Expedition, 1897-1899, under Gerlache for Jan Van Rijswijck, mayor of the City of Antwerp.    
Relation 
Part of  Southern Ocean (IHO Sea Area)  [view hierarchy]   
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Edit history Last edited on 2006-04-06 14:59:04 by Deckers Pieter
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