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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 5203

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
71° 40' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
168° 04' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -71.6666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 168.0666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A tributary glacier, 13 mi long, in the Admiralty Mountains, Victoria Land. From a common head with Dennistoun Glacier, it flows NW between Mount Ajax and Mount Faget, entering the main flow of the Dennistoun Glacier at the SE base of Lyttelton Range. Named after Walter Fowlie of the New Zealand Antarctic Division, field assistant with a New Zealand Antarctic Research Program (NZARP) geological party to this area, 1981-82, led by R.H. Findlay. The original application of the name (New Zealand Antarctic Place-Names Committee (NZ-APC), Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) 1983) was revised in 1994 in relation to Dennistoun Glacier, q.v.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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