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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 7662

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
65° 14' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
062° 03' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -65.2333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -62.05

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1963

Description (see definition): A glacier flowing E into Exasperation Inlet, just N of Caution Point, on the E coast of Graham Land. Surveyed by Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) in 1947 and 1955. The UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) name alludes to the punchbowl shape of the head of the glacier, a "jorum" being a large drinking bowl used for punch.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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