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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 18797

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 20' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
160° 37' 15" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.3333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 160.6208333

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): An attenuated glacier flowing NE in Caffin Valley closely following the W side of Gibson Spur, Willett Range, Victoria Land. The glacier terminates at Barwick Valley short of reaching the S flank of Webb Glacier. Named by the New Zealand Geographic Board (2005) after Barry Walker, a geologist with Victoria University's Antarctic Expeditions (VUWAE) to this area, 1979-80, 1981-82, and 1982-83; field leader for basement geology studies at Mount Bastion

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

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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