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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 7430

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
74° 47' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
135° 45' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -74.7833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -135.75

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1974

Description (see definition): A glacier about 10 mi long, flowing N from McDonald Heights into Siniff Bay on the coast of Marie Byrd Land. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy air photos, 1959-65. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Bernard V. Jackson, Station Scientific Leader at South Pole Station, 1971.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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