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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 13387

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
79° 15' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
083° 42' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -79.25

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -83.7

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1964

Description (see definition): A glacier, 20 mi long, in the Pioneer Heights of the Heritage Range, Ellsworth Mountains. The glacier originates near Hall Peak and drains N along the W side of Thompson Escarpment and Gross Hills to coalesce with the lower part of Splettstoesser Glacier, N of Mount Virginia. Named by the University of Minnesota Ellsworth Mountains Party, 1961-62, for Paul G. Schmidt, geologist with the party.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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