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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 6089

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
64° 56' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
062° 38' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -64.9333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -62.6333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1965

Description (see definition): Glacier flowing into Lester Cove, Andvord Bay, to the W of Bagshawe Glacier, on the W coast of Graham Land. The glacier appears on an Argentine government chart of 1952. Named by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) in 1960 for Thomas Grubb (1800-78), Irish optician who designed and introduced the first aplanatic camera lens, in 1857.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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