South Georgia Island

South Georgia Island is a sub-Antarctic island administered by the as part of . It is located 1,390 km southeast of the and 2,150 km from .


is the whaling station made famous by Shackleton's reunion with civilization on after losing his ship, the Endurance, to Antarctic pack ice in 1915.

is a kilometre across King Edward Cove from on .

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Other Names for South Georgia Island

French: Géorgie du Sud, German: Südgeorgien, Italian: Georgia del Sud, Portuguese: Geórgia do Sul, Spanish: Islas Georgias del Sur, Isla Georgia del Sur, Isla San Pedro, Isle of Georgia, Süd-Georgien
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