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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 5123

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
82° 10' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
050° 00' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -82.1666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -50

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): The large ice piedmont lying northward of Dufek Massif and Forrestal Range between the lower ends of Foundation Ice Stream and Support Force Glacier, in the Pensacola Mountains, q.v. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) after Arthur B. Ford of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), Menlo Park, CA, geologist and co-leader (with Peter F. Bermel) of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) party in the Thiel Mountains, 1960-61 (leader 1961-62); field work at Lassiter Coast, 1970-71; leader of geological parties to the Pensacola Mountains in 1965-66, 1973-74, 1976-77, and 1978-79.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Ford Ice Piedmont 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 Ford Ice Piedmont should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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