Base General Bernardo O'Higgins Riquelme, also Base Libertador General Bernardo O'Higgins Riquelme, or shortly Bernardo O'Higgins, named after Bernardo O'Higgins, is a permanently staffed Chilean research station in Antarctica and the capital of Antártica Commune. It lies at 63°19′15″S 57°53′55″W,
at an elevation of 13 m, about 30 km south-west of Prime Head, the northernmost point of the Antarctic Peninsula, at Cape Legoupil.
|General Bernardo O'Higgins Riquelme Station
|648 ft / 198 m
Location of OʼHiggins Skiway in Antarctica
The German Antarctic Receiving Station (GARS). Photo by DLR, CC-BY 3.0.
The Chilean base Bernardo O'Higgins Station. Photo by Stone Monki. CC BY 3.0.
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