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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 18340

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
72° 44' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
088° 34' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -72.7333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -88.5666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/2003

Description (see definition): Glacier about 6 mi long flowing N from the northern end of Fletcher Peninsula. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) after Kirsten Cooke Healey, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), Woods Hole, Massachusetts, computer graphics specialist from the mid 1990s to the present for the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) project that is compiling the Satellite Image Atlas of Glaciers and 25 Glaciological and Coastal-Change Maps of Antarctica.

Date Created (see definition): 01/31/2003

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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