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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 8214

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
64° 38' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
061° 31' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -64.6333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -61.5166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1965

Description (see definition): Glacier flowing W into the head of Charlotte Bay on the W coast of Graham Land. Charted by the Belgian Antarctic Expedition (BelgAE) under Gerlache, 1897-99. Named by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) in 1960 for Arthur C. Krebs (1850-1935), who, with C. Renard, constructed and flew the first dirigible airship capable of steady flight under control, in 1884.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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