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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 9442

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
66° 26' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
137° 44' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -66.4333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 137.7333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1955

Description (see definition): Channel glacier about 4 mi wide and 4 mi long, flowing NE from the continental ice to the coast close E of Cape Robert. Delineated from aerial photos taken by U.S. Navy (USN) OpHjp, 1946-47, and named by the Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Mario Marret, leader of the French Antarctic Expedition (FrAE), 1952-53, whose party extended reconnaissance of the coastal features to the W side of Victor Bay.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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