Italy/Sicily (above) Nov.14, 2016
West of Macquarie Island (two above) / southwest of New Zealand
Port-aux-Francais (five above & one below) / east of South Africa
Port-aux-Français is the capital settlement of the Kerguelen Islands, French Southern and Antarctic Lands, in the south Indian Ocean. The port station is located on the Gulf of Morbihan, at 49.35°S 70.219°E. It has about 45 inhabitants in winter, which can rise to more than 120 in summer. Port-aux-Français has a shallow seaport and a quay for unloading supply ships, including the Marion Dufresne. The station, in addition to logistics necessary to its operation, consists of scientific laboratories (biology, geophysics), technical installations (meteorology, telecommunications, satellite tracking, et cetera), and a small medical centre.