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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 19263

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
72° 20' 20" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
167° 36' 46" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -72.3388889

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 167.6127778

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 10/20/2009

Description (see definition): A glacier flowing south along the western side of Hughes Ridge and entering Hearfield Glacier in Cartographers Range, Victory Mountains, Victoria Land. Named by US-ACAN (2009) after Harold Scott Lawson, cartographer, U.S. Geological Survey, Geography Discipline, 1978-2004; member of the USGS satellite surveying team at Amundsen-Scott South Pole Station, winter party 1985.

Date Created (see definition): 01/07/2010

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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