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|Location is approximate, based on center of defined region.|
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||54° 25' 8'' South , 3° 22' 8'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||-54.41889,3.36889|
|Name(s) in local language(s):||Bouvetøya|
A sub-antarctic and volcanic island located 50 km west of the South-West Indian Ridge in the south Atlantic Ocean. The island is a dependency of Norway. The uninhabited island is covered by 95 % permanent ice.
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Prestvik, T., Goldberg, S. & Goles, G. G. (1999): Petrogenesis of the volcanic suite of Bouvetøya (Bouvet Island), South Atlantic. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift: 79: 205-218.