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ID: 7016858
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/tgn/7016858

 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Bouvet Island (territory)  Bouvet Island (territory)

Coordinates:
Lat: 54 26 00 S  degrees minutes   Lat: -54.4333  decimal degrees
Long: 003 24 00 E  degrees minutes   Long: 3.4000  decimal degrees

Note: Rocky, inaccessible, uninhabited islet located in South Atlantic Ocean, north of mainland Antarctica; charted by French navigator Jean-Baptiste-Charles Bouvet de Lozier in 1739; annexed to Norway in 1930.

Names:
Bouvet Island (preferred,C,O,English-P,U,N)  ............ named for 18th-century navigator who discovered island
Bouvetøya (C,O)
Bouvet (C,O)
BVT (C,O,ISO3L)
BV (C,O,ISO2L)
ISO074 (C,O,ISO3N)
BV00 (C,O,FIPS)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Antarctica (continent)  ....  Antarctica (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Bouvet Island (territory)  ........  Bouvet Island (territory) (P)

Additional Parents:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Europe (continent)  ....  Europe (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Norway (nation)  ........  Norway (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Bouvet Island (territory)  ............  Bouvet Island (territory) (P)

Place Types:
territory (preferred, C)  ............  of Norway
primary political unit (C)
islet (C)

Sources and Contributors:
Bouvet..........  [VP]
.................  Times Atlas of the World (1992) 32
Bouvet Island..........  [BHA, VP]
..........................  Encyclopedia Britannica Online (1994-2002)
..........................  ISO Newsletter VI-14 (2013) accessed 15 July 2013
Bouvetøya..........  [VP Preferred]
....................  ISO Newsletter VI-14 (2013) preferred local name
....................  Rand McNally Atlas (1994) I-23
BV..........  [VP]
...........  ISO Country Codes (1996) 12
BV00..........  [VP]
...........  NIMA, GNS ADM1 Codes (1999) accessed 01/20/99
BVT..........  [VP]
...........  ISO Country Codes (1996) 12
ISO074..........  [VP]
.................  ISO Country Codes (1996) 12
Subject: .....  [BHA, VP]
..................  Encyclopedia Britannica Online (1994-2002)
..................  ISO Country Codes (1996) 12
..................  NIMA, GNS ADM1 Codes (1999) accessed 01/20/99
..................  Rand McNally Atlas (1994) I-23
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1992) 32
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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