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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 1484

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 56' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
164° 12' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.9333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 164.2

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1960

Description (see definition): A pocket glacier, 1 mi wide and 2 mi long, between Salmon Hill and Hobbs Glacier in Victoria Land. The glacier was studied during U.S. Navy (USN) Operation Deep Freeze (OpDFrz), 1957-58, by Troy L. Pewe and was named by him for Dr. Eliot Blackwelder, former head of the Geology Department at Stanford University.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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