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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 1037

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
86° 15' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
152° 00' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -86.25

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -152

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1956

Description (see definition): A tributary glacier, about 30 mi long and 5 mi wide at its terminus, flowing NE from Nilsen Plateau and joining Scott Glacier close N of Mount Gardiner. Discovered in December 1934 by the Byrd Antarctic Expedition (ByrdAE) geological party under Quin Blackburn, and named by Byrd for Captain Robert A. Bartlett of Brigus, Newfoundland, noted Arctic navigator and explorer who recommended that the expedition acquire the Bear, an ice-ship which was purchased and rechristened by Byrd as the Bear of Oakland.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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