This page presents the geographical name data for Teasdale Corrie 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): Teasdale Corrie
Feature Class (see definition): Glacier
Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)
Feature ID (see definition): 17497
Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
62° 09' 00" S
Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
058° 11' 00" W
Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -62.15
Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -58.1833333
Elevation (see definition): No data
Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1999
Description (see definition): A cirque about 2,000 ft E-W and 1,500 ft N-S, situated about 1,600 ft NNE of Cinder Spur. It is backed on its N flank by the high rocky crags of Dunikowski Ridge. The cirque, erroneously believed to be a volcanic vent, was exposed by recent glacial retreat. It contains a series of small lakes near the S margin, which are fed by seasonal meltwater. Named for Andrew Teasdale (b. 1966), British Antarctic Survey Field Assistant to Dr. J.L. Smellie for the duration of the January to April 1996 field season.
Date Created (see definition): 01/21/1999
Date Edited (see definition): No data