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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 16191

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
78° 14' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
163° 15' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -78.2333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 163.25

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1962

Description (see definition): Glacier between Radian and Howchin Glaciers, descending eastward from the Royal Society Range toward Walcott Bay. Named by Taylor of the British Antarctic Expedition (BrAE) (1910-13), presumably for Charles D. Walcott, Director of the U.S. Geological Survey (1894-1907) and Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, 1907-28.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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