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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 9954

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
64° 56' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
063° 06' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -64.9333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.1

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): Glacier 3 miles long, flowing NW into Gerlache Strait to the S of Mount Banck, on the W coast of Graham Land. The glacier appears on an Argentine government chart of 1952. Named by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) in 1960 for Adolf Miethe (1862-1927), German chemist who introduced the first panchromatic emulsion for photographic plates in 1903.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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