BRABANT ISLAND TO ARGENTINE ISLANDS - BAS/ UKAHT Sheet 2
Scale: 1:250 000
Size: 87 x 86 cm
Size Folded: 21.5 x 14.5 cm
Format: Single-sided, Flat or Folded
Sheet limits: 63° 50′ S - 65° 40′ S and 61° 15′ W - 64° 40′ W (approx)
The map covers the area of the west coast of the Antarctic Peninsula between Brabant Island and the Argentine Islands, including: Gerlache Strait; Lemaire Channel; Palmer Station; Vernadsky Station and Port Lockroy Historic Site. It also covers part of the east coast including Exasperation Inlet and Crane Glacier. It connects to map BAS/UKAHT 3 to give full coverage of the northern Antarctic Peninsula north of the Argentine Islands.
The map shows topographic detail with a Landsat ETM+ satellite image mosaic backdrop. It includes coastline; elevation information as contours and selected mountain summit heights; UK place-names; scientific research stations; Historic Sites and Monuments (HSMs) and Antarctic Specially Protected Areas (ASPAs).