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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 13299

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
85° 23' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
163° 50' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -85.3833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -163.8333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1967

Description (see definition): A steep-walled tributary glacier, flowing SE from the Herbert Range to enter Axel Heiberg Glacier just SE of Bell Peak. Probably first seen by Roald Amundsen's polar party in 1911, the glacier was mapped by the Byrd Antarctic Expedition (ByrdAE), 1928-30. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Howard H. Sargent III who made ionospheric studies at the South Pole Station in 1964.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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