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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 18356

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 44' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
149° 25' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.7333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -149.4166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): Glacier about 35 mi long draining to the Sulzberger Ice Shelf. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) after Theodore A. Scambos, National Snow and Ice Data Center, Boulder, Colorado, expert in the use of remotely sensed data for field and theoretical studies of Antarctic ice behavior from the 1980s to the present.

Date Created (see definition): 01/31/2003

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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