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Orr Glacier: Antarctica
SOURCE: National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Bethesda, MD, USA
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This page presents the geographical name data for Orr Glacier in Antarctica, as supplied by the US military intelligence in electronic format, including the geographic coordinates and place name in various forms, latin, roman and native characters, and its location in its respective country's administrative division.

Feature Name (see definition): Orr Glacier

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 11162

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
71° 36' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
162° 52' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -71.6

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 162.8666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1970

Description (see definition): A tributary glacier which drains the large cirque between Mounts Moody and Bernstein in the Lanterman Range, Bowers Mountains, and flows W into Rennick Glacier. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from ground surveys and U.S. Navy air photos, 1960-62. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Major Thomas L. Orr, USA, Asst. Logistics Officer on the staff of the Commander, U.S. Naval Support Force, Antarctica, 1968 and 1969.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Orr Glacier in Antarctica on this page is published from the data supplied by the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, a member of the Intelligence community of the Antarctica, and a Department of Defense (DoD) Combat Support Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Orr Glacier should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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