This page presents the geographical name data for Dahe 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): Dahe Glacier
Feature Class (see definition): Glacier
Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)
Feature ID (see definition): 18733
Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 15' 00" S
Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
162° 02' 00" E
Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.25
Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 162.0333333
Elevation (see definition): No data
Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/2005
Description (see definition): A glacier flowing NE between Stone Ridge and Wise Ridge in St. Johns Range, Victoria Land. It terminates as a hanging glacier on a bluff 200 m above the head of Debenham Glacier. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) (2005) after Qin Dahe, Director of the Chinese National Meteorological Administration; manager, Great Wall Station for two years in 1980s; co-author of studies on distribution, transport and range of chemicals recovered from surface snow and ice cores in traverses from Zhongshan Station to Dome Argus, 1996-2002.
Date Created (see definition): 01/01/2005
Date Edited (see definition): No data