This page presents the geographical name data for Stuckless 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): Stuckless Glacier
Feature Class (see definition): Glacier
Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)
Feature ID (see definition): 17623
Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
78° 16' 00" S
Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
166° 12' 00" E
Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -78.2666667
Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 166.2
Elevation (see definition): No data
Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1999
Description (see definition): A broad glacier in the SW part of Black Island, Ross Archipelago. If flows SW between Rowe Nunataks and Cape Beck to Moraine Strait, McMurdo Ice Shelf. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) (1999) after John S. Stuckless, Department of Geology, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb (later U.S. Geological Survey), who, in several seasons from 1972-73, investigated the geochemistry of McMurdo volcanic rocks, correlating samples from several Ross Island sites with DVDP core samples obtained in McMurdo Dry Valleys.
Date Created (see definition): 12/29/1999
Date Edited (see definition): No data