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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 10653

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 02' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
162° 24' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.0333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 162.4

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1952

Description (see definition): A small glacier flowing ENE from the low ice-covered plateau at the S side of Mackay Glacier, terminating at the SW extremity of Granite Harbor, immediately N of Mount England, in Victoria Land. Charted and named by G. Taylor, of the British Antarctic Expedition (BrAE), 1910-13, because he walked around a bluff and saw a glacier where none was expected, in the corner of Granite Harbor.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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