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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 14947

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
54° 19' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
036° 18' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -54.3166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -36.3

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1963

Description (see definition): Ice cap 2 mi long, occupying the highland close S of Godthul on the N side of South Georgia. Surveyed by the South Georgia Survey (SGS) in the period 1951-57. Named by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) for August E.A. Szielasko, medical officer on the Fridtjof Nansen which was wrecked off South Georgia in 1906. He published geographical and ornithological notes about the island.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Szielasko Ice Cap 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 Szielasko Ice Cap should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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