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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 19146

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 13' 15" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
161° 46' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.2208333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 161.7666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/15/2008

Description (see definition): A glacier flowing NE between Rutherford Ridge and Kuivinen Ridge in Saint Johns Range, Victoria Land. About 4 miles long, the glacier terminates upon rock cliffs overlooking Miller Glacier with insignificant if any flow entering it. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) (2007) after noted American geographer-geologist Armin K. Lobeck (1886-1958), Professor of Geology, Columbia University, New York, NY, 1929-54; author of the textbook Geomorphology, McGraw-Hill, 1939 widely used in training geomorphologists active in Antarctica.

Date Created (see definition): 01/21/2008

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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