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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 8142

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
54° 10' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
036° 48' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -54.1666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -36.8

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1956

Description (see definition): Glacier, 3 mi long and 1.5 mi wide, flowing in a northerly direction from the N side of Neumayer Glacier to the head of Fortuna Bay, South Georgia. First surveyed in 1928-29 by a German expedition under Kohl-Larsen, who named it for Felix Konig, Austrian mountaineer with the German Antarctic Expedition (GerAE), 1911-12, under Filchner.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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