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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 18822

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 01' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
162° 55' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.0166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 162.9166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): A glacier tongue, 1 mi long, which is the seaward extension of Harbour Glacier into Granite Harbor east of Couloir Cliffs, Victoria Land. This glacier tongue was charted and named Harbour Ice Tongue by a geological party led by Griffith Taylor of British Antarctic Expedition (BrAE), 1910-13. The form Harbour Glacier Tongue was approved by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) (2005) in association with the Harbour Glacier (q.v.), its source. Not: Harbour Ice Tongue

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

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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