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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 18819

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
67° 14' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
067° 24' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.2333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.4

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): A glacier flowing SW into Vallot Glacier on Arowsmith Peninsula, Loubet Coast. In association with the names of glaciologists grouped in this area, named by UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) (1960) after William Hallam Ward, British geotechnical engineer who studied glacier flow and mass balance; member of the Arctic Institute of North America expeditions to Baffin Island, 1950 and 1953; Secretary, International Commission of Snow and Ice, 1959-71

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

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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