This page presents the geographical name data for Schutt 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): Schutt Glacier
Feature Class (see definition): Glacier
Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)
Feature ID (see definition): 17270
Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
78° 16' 00" S
Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
161° 31' 00" E
Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -78.2666667
Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 161.5166667
Elevation (see definition): No data
Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1994
Description (see definition): A glacier, 5.5 miles long, flowing south between Stepaside Knoll and Stepaside Spur, to the west, and Holmes Block and Crary Knoll, to the east; the flow merges with that of Rutgers Glacier and Allison Glacier north of The Landing in the Skelton Glacier system. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) (1994) after John W. Schutt, Department of Geology and Planetary Sciences, University of Pittsburgh; member of U.S. Antarctic Project (USAP) meteorite search teams in Victoria Land in 18 field seasons, 1981-2003.
Date Created (see definition): 09/21/1998
Date Edited (see definition): No data