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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 12511

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
78° 34' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
084° 18' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -78.5666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -84.3

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1961

Description (see definition): A steep glacier about 7 mi long in the SE part of the Sentinel Range, Ellsworth Mountains. It rises just N of McPherson Peak and flows ESE to debouch between the terminus of Hough Glacier and Johnson Spur. Discovered by U.S. Navy (USN) Squadron VX-6 on photographic flights of Dec. 14-15, 1959, and mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from these photos. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Edward W. Remington, glaciologist at the South Pole Station during the IGY in 1957.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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