This page presents the geographical name data for Turner 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): Turner Glacier
Feature Class (see definition): Glacier
Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)
Feature ID (see definition): 15660
Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
67° 37' 00" S
Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
068° 29' 00" W
Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.6166667
Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -68.4833333
Elevation (see definition): No data
Decision Year (see definition): No data
Description (see definition): A glacier on the E side of Mount Liotard flowing NE into Ryder Bay, Adelaide Island. The glacier was surveyed by Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS), 1948, and photographed from the air by Falkland Islands and Dependencies Aerial Survey Expedition (FIDASE), 1956-57. Named by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) in 1977 after Andrew John Turner, British Antarctic Survey (BAS) builder, Halley Station, 1973-74; Signy Island, 1974-75; Rothera Station, 1976-77, 1978-80; and Faraday Station, 1982-83.
Date Created (see definition): No data
Date Edited (see definition): No data