Stock Photo: A view of Lemaire Channel on the west side of the Antarctic peninsula in Antarctica  MORE INFO Lemaire Channel is a strait off Antarctica.

Stock Photo - A view of Lemaire Channel on the west side of the Antarctic peninsula in Antarctica MORE INFO Lemaire Channel is a strait off Antarctica, located between the mainland's Antarctic Peninsula and Booth Island It is one of the top tourist destinations in Antarctica, steep cliffs hem in the iceberg-filled passage, which is 11 km long and just 1, 600 meters wide at its narrowest point It was first seen by the German expedition of 1873-74, but not traversed until December 1898, when the Belgica of the de Gerlache expedition passed through De Gerlache named it for Charles Lemaire, a Belgian explorer of the Congo

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