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