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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 18806

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
73° 48' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
075° 36' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -73.8

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -75.6

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): A glacier flowing N into to Stange Sound, English Coast, eastward of Lidke Ice Stream and an unnamed intervening glacier. Named by the USSR Academy of Sciences (1987) after Afanasiy Nikitin (? - 1472), Russian traveler who documented a visit to India and Africa during the years 1466-72. Not: Lednik Afanasija Nikitina

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

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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