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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 14250

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 49' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
161° 47' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.8166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 161.7833333

Elevation (see definition): 2000

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

Description (see definition): Small glacier near the SW corner of the Kukri Hills in Victoria Land. The ice hangs down a cliff 2,000 m high, and takes a form similar to the continent for which it is named. Named by the Western Journey Party, led by Taylor, of the British Antarctic Expedition (BrAE), 1910-13.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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