This page presents the geographical name data for Kellogg Valley 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): Kellogg Valley
Feature Class (see definition): Valley
Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)
Feature ID (see definition): 17393
Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 29' 00" S
Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
161° 11' 00" E
Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.4833333
Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 161.1833333
Elevation (see definition): No data
Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1997
Description (see definition): A high (1,400 m) hanging valley, for the most part free of ice, between Mount Boreas and Mount Aeolus in Olympus Range, Victoria Land; the valley opens N to McKelvey Valley, 500 m below. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) (1997) after husband and wife glacial geologists Thomas B. Kellogg and Davida E. Kellogg, Department of Geological Sciences and Institute of Quaternary Studies, University of Maine, who in several seasons, 1976-90, collaborated in study of the glacial history of the McMurdo Sound region, including field work on the McMurdo Ice Shelf, Ross Ice Shelf, in Ross Sea, and the McMurdo Dry Valleys, the location of this valley.
Date Created (see definition): 09/23/1998
Date Edited (see definition): No data