Gabriel de Castilla Base

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Gabriel de Castilla Base
Antarctic base
Base Antártica Española del Ejército de Tierra, Gabriel de Castilla
Gabriel de Castilla Base in 2013
Gabriel de Castilla Base in 2013
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Location of Gabriel de Castilla Base in Antarctica
Location of Gabriel de Castilla Base in Antarctica
Gabriel de Castilla Base
Location of Gabriel de Castilla Base in Antarctica
Coordinates: 62°58′37″S 60°40′31″W / 62.976951°S 60.675305°W / -62.976951; -60.675305Coordinates: 62°58′37″S 60°40′31″W / 62.976951°S 60.675305°W / -62.976951; -60.675305
Country Spain
Location in AntarcticaDeception Island
South Shetland Islands
Established1990 (1990)
Named forGabriel de Castilla
Elevation
15 m (49 ft)
Population
 • Total
  • Up to 36
TypeSeasonal
PeriodSummer
StatusOperational


Gabriel de Castilla Base[1] is a Spanish research station located on Deception Island, South Shetland Islands, Antarctica. The station was constructed in 1990.[2]

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  1. ^ Campaña Antártica. [2019-01-18].
  2. ^ "BAE Gabriel de Castilla" (in Spanish). Spanish National Research Council. Archived from the original on 31 March 2010.