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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 8740

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 55' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
034° 15' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.9166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -34.25

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A glacier flowing in a west-northwesterly direction between Bertrab Nunatak and Littlewood Nunataks. It coalesces with the southern flank of Schweitzer Glacier before the combined flow discharges into the head of Vahsel Bay. Discovered by the German Antarctic Expedition (GerAE), 1911-12, under Wilhelm Filchner, who named this feature for Count Hugo von und zu Lerchenfeld-Kofering, supporter of the expedition.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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