Australian Antarctic Territory #L6 (1961)

Australian Antarctic Territory #L6 (1961)

The Australian Antarctic Territory (AAT) was claimed by the United Kingdom and placed under the authority of the Commonwealth of Australia in 1933. It is the largest territory of Antarctica claimed by any nation, consisting of all the islands and territory south of 60°S and between 45°E and 160°E, except for Adélie Land (136°E to 142°E), which divides the territory into Western AAT (the larger portion) … Continue reading Australian Antarctic Territory #L6 (1961)