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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 10938

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
81° 16' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
160° 30' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -81.2666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 160.5

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): Glacier about 20 mi long, flowing SE along the W side of Darley Hills to enter Ross Ice Shelf just S of Cape Parr. So named by the New Zealand Geological Survey Antarctic Expedition (NZGSAE) (1959-60) because it was on this glacier that a litter of husky pups was born.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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