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

Feature Class (see definition): Stream

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 18526

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
82° 52' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
035° 21' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -82.8666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -35.35

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): A slightly S-shaped ice stream c. 240 mi long and 12 mi wide. It descends from c.1900 m to 730 m where it joins Recovery Glacier between Argentina Range and Whichaway Nunataks. Named after Hugh Blackwall Evans (1874-1975), English-born Canadian naturalist with the British Antarctic Expedition (BrAE), 1898-1900, led by Carsten E. Borchgrevink.

Date Created (see definition): 01/23/2004

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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