This page presents the geographical name data for Seller 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): Seller Glacier
Feature Class (see definition): Glacier
Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)
Feature ID (see definition): 13549
Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
69° 19' 00" S
Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
066° 24' 00" W
Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -69.3166667
Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -66.4
Elevation (see definition): No data
Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1962
Description (see definition): A well-defined glacier, 20 mi long and 4 mi wide flowing westward into Forster Ice Piedmont, western Antarctic Peninsula, just N of Flinders Peak. Roughly surveyed by British Graham Land Expedition (BGLE), 1936-37, and resurveyed by Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) in Dec. 1958. Named by UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) after John Seller (c. 1658-1698), English hydrographer and compass maker who published the first sailing directions for England, 1671; his the variation of the compass, with rules for its determination.
Date Created (see definition): No data
Date Edited (see definition): No data