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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 12509

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
66° 02' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
101° 35' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -66.0333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 101.5833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1955

Description (see definition): Channel glacier about 4 mi wide and 8 mi long, flowing NW from the continental ice and terminating in a small, but prominent tongue close E of the Mariner Islands and 12 mi NE of Bunger Hills. Mapped from air photos taken by U.S. Navy (USN) OpHjp, 1946-47, and named by the Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for John F. Remenchus, chief aviation pilot, who assisted U.S. Navy (USN) OpWml shore party operations and made photographic flights along Wilhelm II, Queen Mary, Knox and Budd Coasts in January-February 1948.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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