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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 5347

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
67° 05' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
129° 00' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.0833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 129

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1955

Description (see definition): A channel glacier flowing to the head of Porpoise Bay. Delineated from air photos taken by U.S. Navy (USN) Operation Highjump (1946-47). Named by the Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for John Frost, boatswain on the brig Porpoise of the U.S. Exploring Expedition (USEE) (1838-42) under Wilkes.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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