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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 16081

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
71° 55' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
008° 00' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -71.9166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 8

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1966

Description (see definition): A broad glacier about 20 mi long flowing NW between the Filchner Mountains and Fenriskjeften Mountain in Queen Maud Land. Mapped by Norwegian cartographers from surveys and air photos by the Norwegian Antarctic Expedition (NorAE) (1956-60) and named for T. Vinje, meteorologist with Norwegian Antarctic Expedition (NorAE) (1956-58).

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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