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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 12240

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
67° 01' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
065° 09' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.0166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -65.15

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1976

Description (see definition): A well-defined, highly-crevassed glacier on the N side of Fricker Glacier, from which it is separated in its upper reaches by Mount Kennett. It flows from the plateau into Mill Inlet on the E coast of Graham Land. Named by UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) for Leslie B. Quartermain (Quartermain Mountains, Quartermain Point, q.v.), New Zealand historian of the Antarctic and author of South to the Pole. The early history of the Ross Sea Sector (London, 1967).

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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