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

Feature Class (see definition): Stream

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 8803

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
73° 57' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
077° 20' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -73.95

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.3333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): An ice stream c. 25 mi long flowing N into Stange Sound, E of Mount Benkert, on the English Coast of Ellsworth Land. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy (USN) aerial photographs, 1961-66. The ice stream was first visited by a U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) field party in January 1985. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) after David J. Lidke, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) geologist, a member of the party.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Lidke Ice Stream 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 Lidke Ice Stream should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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