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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 17644

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 28' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
162° 51' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.4666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 162.85

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1998

Description (see definition): A glacier on the east side of Gallagher Ridge in Asgard Range, McMurdo Dry Valleys. It flows north parallel to Decker Glacier, the two glaciers merging before reaching the snout of Wright Lower Glacier. In association with Tractor Corner nearby, named by New Zealand Geographic Board (NZGB) (1998) to recall the passage of Massey Ferguson tractors over the Wright Lower Glacier enroute to Wright Valley in 1967.

Date Created (see definition): 12/29/1999

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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