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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 16328

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
74° 01' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
061° 38' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -74.0166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -61.6333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1947

Description (see definition): Narrow glacier flowing along the S flank of Mount Tricorn and entering Wright Inlet, on the E coast of Palmer Land. This glacier was photographed from the air by members of the U.S. Antarctic Service (USAS) in December 1940, and by the Ronne Antarctic Research Expedition (RARE) under Ronne in 1947. Named by Ronne after Waverly, New York, home of the Kasco Mills. Mr. Marc Ivy and Mr. Edwin Knapp, officers of the Kasco Mills, contributed twenty tons of dog food to Ronne's expedition.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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