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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 17730

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 23' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
166° 40' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.3833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 166.6666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/2000

Description (see definition): A piedmont glacier, 6 mi long and 2 mi wide, between the SW part of Mount Bird and Micou Point, Ross Island. In association with the names of expedition ships grouped on this island, named after HMNZS Endeavour, tanker/supply ship which for at least 10 seasons, 1962-63 to 1971-72, transported bulk petroleum products and cargo to Scott Base and McMurdo Station on Ross Island.

Date Created (see definition): 05/19/2000

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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