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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 16794

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
67° 29' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
068° 05' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.4833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -68.0833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): An ice piedmont covering the E part of Wright Peninsula, Adelaide Island, between Rothera Point and Sighing Peak. Surveyed by Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS), 1961-62, and by British Antarctic Survey (BAS) from 1976. Named by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) in 1977 after Steven Wormald, British Antarctic Survey (BAS) meteorological observer, Adelaide Station, 1969-70; general assistant, Stonington Island, 1970-71; Field Operations Manager, 1973-77.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Wormald Ice Piedmont 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 Wormald Ice Piedmont should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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