This page presents the geographical name data for Harvey Cirque 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): Harvey Cirque
Feature Class (see definition): Basin
Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)
Feature ID (see definition): 18185
Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
79° 54' 00" S
Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
155° 52' 00" E
Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -79.9
Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 155.8666667
Elevation (see definition): No data
Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/2001
Description (see definition): A cirque containing a small glacier between Scheuermann Spur and Corell Cirque in the S part of the Darwin Mountains. The cirque occurs along the extensive Prebble Icefalls which contributes some ice to the head of the cirque; there is limited flow from the cirque to Hatherton Glacier. Named after geologist Ralph P. Harvey of Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, engaged in the U.S. Antarctic Project (USAP) Antarctic Search for Meteorites in the Transantarctic Mountains for many austral summers, 1992-2001, ultimately as ANSMET principal investigator.
Date Created (see definition): 12/23/2002
Date Edited (see definition): No data