Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

MRGID http://marineregions.org/mrgid/9695
Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Names
Language Name Name source
EnglishWillems, CapeSCAR Composite Gazetteer   
SpanishWillems, CaboSCAR Composite Gazetteer   
FrenchWillems, Pierre CapSCAR Composite Gazetteer   
DutchKaap Pierre WillemsFederaal wetenschapsbeleid (2008). Four maps representing Belgian toponyms in Antarctica. [S.n.]: [s.l.]. (look up in IMIS)   
PlaceType Cape 
Latitude 64° 57' 0" S (-64.95°)  
Longitude 63° 16' 0" W (-63.2666667°)  
Source SCAR Composite Gazetteer, available online at https://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/gaz/scar/
Notes Belgica information: Cape forming the N side of the entrance to Flandres Bay on the W coast of Graham Land. First charted by the BelgAE, 1897-99, and named by Gerlache for Pierre Willems.http://geonames.usgs.gov    
Belgica information: Cape forming the Northern side of the entrance to Flanders Bay on the west coast of Graham Land. First charted by the Belgian Antarctic Expedition, 1897-1899, and named by Adrien de Gerlache for Pierre Willems, one of the active members of the Ghent Propaganda Committee for the Belgian Antarctic Expedition.    
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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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