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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 16741

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 24' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
156° 25' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.4

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -156.4166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): A glacier on Edward VII Peninsula, flowing NW into Bartlett Inlet just E of Cape Colbeck. Mapped from surveys by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) and U.S. Navy air photos (1959-65). Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Commander W.H. Withrow, U.S. Navy (USN), of the staff of the Commander, Naval Support Force, Antarctica, who was officer in charge of Detachment One at Christchurch, New Zealand, 1965-66.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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