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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 8182

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
83° 11' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
049° 15' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -83.1833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -49.25

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): Glacier on the SE side of Lexington Table, flowing ENE into Support Force Glacier in the Forrestal Range, Pensacola Mountains (q.v.). Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) in 1979 after Austin Kovacs, leader of the 1973-74 U.S. Antarctic Research Program (USARP) - Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory (CRREL) survey party (with G. Erlanger and G. Abele) in this area; also worked in the McMurdo Sound area.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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