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O Higgins, Antarctica


Type:Populated locality - an area similar to a locality but with a small group of dwellings or other buildings
Mindat.org Region:Western Antarctica, Antarctica
Region:Antarctica
Latitude:63° 19' 15" S
Longitude:57° 53' 58" W
Lat/Long (dec):-63.3209,-57.89956
Köppen climate type:EF : Ice cap climate
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Mindat.org localities near to this feature


LocalityLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Bransfield Strait, Antarctic Peninsula, Western Antarctica, Antarctica63° 0' 0" S59° 0' 0" W65.8km (40.9 miles)
Stark Point, James Ross Island, Antarctica63° 59' 25" S57° 38' 26" W75.5km (46.9 miles)
Santa Rita Point, James Ross Island, Antarctica64° 13' 51" S57° 16' 9" W105.8km (65.8 miles)
Seymour Island, Antarctic Peninsula, Western Antarctica, Antarctica64° 13' 59" S56° 37' 0" W119.4km (74.2 miles)
Barton Peninsula, King George Island, South Shetland Islands, Antarctic Peninsula, Western Antarctica, Antarctica62° 13' 59" S58° 46' 0" W128.7km (80.0 miles)
Hook Ridge, Bransfield Strait, Antarctic Peninsula, Western Antarctica, Antarctica62° 11' 38" S57° 16' 28" W129.3km (80.3 miles)
Llano Point, King George Island, South Shetland Islands, Antarctic Peninsula, Western Antarctica, Antarctica62° 10' 28" S58° 26' 41" W130.5km (81.1 miles)
Low Head, King George Island, South Shetland Islands, Antarctic Peninsula, Western Antarctica, Antarctica62° 8' 59" S58° 7' 59" W130.7km (81.2 miles)
Admiralty Bay, King George Island, South Shetland Islands, Antarctic Peninsula, Western Antarctica, Antarctica62° 10' 0" S58° 25' 0" W131.0km (81.4 miles)
Ezcurra Inlet, Admiralty Bay, King George Island, South Shetland Islands, Antarctic Peninsula, Western Antarctica, Antarctica62° 10' 0" S58° 34' 0" W132.8km (82.5 miles)
Maldonado Base, Guayaquil Bay, Greenwich Island, South Shetland Islands, Antarctic Peninsula, Western Antarctica, Antarctica62° 26' 57" S59° 44' 29" W134.6km (83.6 miles)
Guayaquil Bay, Greenwich Island, South Shetland Islands, Antarctic Peninsula, Western Antarctica, Antarctica62° 26' 54" S59° 46' 0" W135.5km (84.2 miles)
Fildes peninsula, King George Island, South Shetland Islands, Antarctic Peninsula, Western Antarctica, Antarctica62° 12' 0" S58° 58' 0" W136.0km (84.5 miles)
Keller Peninsula, King George Island, South Shetland Islands, Antarctic Peninsula, Western Antarctica, Antarctica62° 4' 59" S58° 25' 59" W140.3km (87.2 miles)

Nearby features from geonames.org

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Schmidt, PenínsulaCape63° 19' 15" S57° 53' 54" W0.1km (0.0 miles)
Bahamonde, PuntaCape63° 19' 17" S57° 54' 7" W0.1km (0.1 miles)
Toro, PuntaCape63° 19' 24" S57° 53' 51" W0.3km (0.2 miles)
Covadonga, RadaCove(s)63° 19' 5" S57° 53' 49" W0.3km (0.2 miles)
General Bernardo O'Higgins /Chile/63° 19' 0" S57° 53' 59" W0.5km (0.3 miles)
Agurto, Bajo63° 19' 0" S57° 53' 59" W0.5km (0.3 miles)
Sura, IsloteIsland63° 19' 0" S57° 53' 59" W0.5km (0.3 miles)
Bernardo O'Higgins StationScientific research base63° 19' 0" S57° 53' 59" W0.5km (0.3 miles)
Figueroa, PuntaCape63° 19' 0" S57° 53' 59" W0.5km (0.3 miles)
Rosa, IslotesIsland63° 19' 0" S57° 53' 59" W0.5km (0.3 miles)

Regions in mindat.org that contain this locality

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AntarcticaContinent
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