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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 18582

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
72° 05' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
100° 04' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -72.0833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -100.0666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): A glacier flowing NE into the head of Wagoner Inlet on the N side of Thurston Island. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) after Aviation Radioman Phillip W. Rexford, PBM Mariner aircrewman in the Eastern Group of U.S. Navy (USN) Operation Highjump, which obtained aerial photographs of this glacier and adjoining coastal areas, 1946-47.

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

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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