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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 17983

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
79° 58' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
158° 05' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -79.9666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 158.0833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/2000

Description (see definition): A glacier that drains the N slopes of Britannia Range in the vicinity of Ward Tower and flows N to Darwin Glacier. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) after Richard B. Alley, Department of Geosciences, Pennsylvania State University, U.S. Antarctic Project (USAP) glaciologist who has specialized in the study of ice streams of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet.

Date Created (see definition): 11/14/2000

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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