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Parks Glacier: Antarctica
SOURCE: National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Bethesda, MD, USA
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This page presents the geographical name data for Parks 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): Parks Glacier

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 11378

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 07' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
125° 55' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.1166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -125.9166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1962

Description (see definition): A glacier draining southeastward from Weiss Amphitheater, a caldera in southern Mount Sidley, in the Executive Committee Range, Marie Byrd Land. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) on the Executive Committee Range Traverse of 1959. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Perry E. Parks, Jr., exploration geophysicist and assistant seismologist on the Marie Byrd Land Traverse, 1959-60.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

NOTE: The information regarding Parks 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 Parks Glacier should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.

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