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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 14674

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
74° 50' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
063° 40' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -74.8333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.6666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1968

Description (see definition): A glacier in the Latady Mountains, draining SE along the S side of Crain Ridge to enter Gardner Inlet between Schmitt Mesa and Mount Austin, in Palmer Land. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy (USN) air photos, 1961-67. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Donald L. Strange, hospital corpsman at South Pole Station in 1964.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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