This page presents the geographical name data for Blue 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): Blue Glacier
Feature Class (see definition): Glacier
Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)
Feature ID (see definition): 1550
Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 50' 00" S
Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
164° 10' 00" E
Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.8333333
Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 164.1666667
Elevation (see definition): No data
Decision Year (see definition): 08/01/1949
Description (see definition): Large glacier which flows into Bowers Piedmont Glacier about 10 mi S of New Harbor, in Victoria Land. Discovered by the British National Antarctic Expedition (BrNAE) under Scott, 1901-04, who gave it this name because of its clear blue ice at the time of discovery.
Date Created (see definition): No data
Date Edited (see definition): No data
NOTE: The information regarding Blue 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 Blue Glacier information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Blue Glacier should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.
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