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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 17286

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
78° 25' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
163° 57' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -78.4166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 163.95

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1994

Description (see definition): A glacier which, together with Morning Glacier, drains the NE slopes of Mount Morning, Victoria Land. Vereyken Glacier flows north between Riviera Ridge and Hurricane Ridge into Koettlitz Glacier. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) (1994) after Jill Vereyken, ASA manager of Field Support Services, McMurdo Station, who was active in coordination and planning of science support in Antarctica from 1984.

Date Created (see definition): 09/21/1998

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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