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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 10273

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
84° 46' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
169° 30' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -84.7666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -169.5

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1966

Description (see definition): A glacier, 10 mi long, which drains N from Mount Daniel to the Ross Ice Shelf between Lillie Range and Clark Spur. Named by the southern party of New Zealand Geological Survey Antarctic Expedition (NZGSAE), 1963-64, for Commander Marion E. Morris, U.S. Navy (USN), Executive Officer (later Commanding Officer) of Squadron VX-6, who piloted the aircraft which flew the 1963-64 party's reconnaissance.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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