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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 18791

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 23' 30" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
160° 58' 40" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.3916667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 160.9777778

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/2006

Description (see definition): A glacier that occupies the upper portion of Papitashvili Valley in Apocalypse Peaks, Victoria Land. “Pūanu” is a Maori word, meaning intense cold, and was applied descriptively to this glacier in 2005 by the New Zealand Geographic Board.

Date Created (see definition): 01/01/2006

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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