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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 634

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 03' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
145° 15' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.05

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -145.25

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1966

Description (see definition): Valley glacier about 25 mi long, flowing W to Sulzberger Ice Shelf between the Swanson Mountains on the N and Mounts Rea and Cooper on the S, in the Ford Ranges, Marie Byrd Land. Discovered by members of West Base of the U.S. Antarctic Service (USAS), in aerial flights and from ground surveys in November-December 1940. Named by US-SCAN for R. Admiral Arthur C. Davis, U.S. Navy (USN), a leader in aviation in the U.S. Navy.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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