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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 18305

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
81° 57' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
159° 23' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -81.95

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 159.3833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/2003

Description (see definition): A glacier 10 mi long which drains the NE slopes of Hunt Mountain in the Churchill Mountains. It flows N along the W side of Stark Ridge to enter Starshot Glacier S of Mount Hoskins. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) after Gulamabas G. Sivjee, U.S. Antarctic Project (USAP) principal investigator for spectroscopic and interferometric studies of airglow and auroral processes in the upper atmosphere above the geographic South Pole, 1991-2001.

Date Created (see definition): 01/29/2003

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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