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- A Norwegian dependency in the southern Atlantic Ocean near the Antarctic Circle south-southwest of the Cape of Good Hope.
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- proper n. A Norwegian uninhabited volcanic island in the South Atlantic Ocean, south-southwest of the South African Cape of Good Hope.
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- n. an island belonging to Norway in the South Atlantic near the Antarctic Circle
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On this voyage the position of Bouvet Island was established once for all as lat. 54º 26 'S., long. 3º 24' E.
In 1971, Norway designated Bouvet Island and the adjacent territorial waters a nature reserve.
GovernmentCountry name: conventional long form: none conventional short form: Bouvet Island
Bouvet Islandconventional long form: none conventional short form: Bouvet Island
Bouvet Island was established once for all as lat.
The ship would pass Bouvet Island to take photographs for the updating of navigation publications, Slogrove said.
During the voyage an automatic weather station would be replaced at Bouvet Island and tidal gauges deployed and others recovered.
Country name: conventional long form: none conventional short form: Bouvet Island
Bouvet Island island in the South Atlantic Ocean, southwest of the
Bouvet Island defense is the responsibility of Norway