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Stuckless Glacier: Antarctica
SOURCE: National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Bethesda, MD, USA
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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



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


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