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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 12098

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
82° 44' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
160° 10' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -82.7333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 160.1666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1966

Description (see definition): Glacier in the Queen Elizabeth Range, flowing generally N for about 10 mi between Hochstein and Kohmyr Ridges into Hamilton Glacier. Named by the northern party of the New Zealand Geological Survey Antarctic Expedition (NZGSAE) (1961-62) for the Prince of Wales (Prince Charles), eldest son of Queen Elizabeth II.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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