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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 18787

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 24' 12" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
160° 43' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.4033333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 160.7166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/2006

Description (see definition): A glacier from the plateau of Willett Range, Victoria Land. It flows E, southward of Edbrooke Hill, and terminates nearly midway along the S side of Apocalypse Peaks. “Huka Kapo” is a Maori word, meaning driving hail, and was applied descriptively to this glacier by the New Zealand Geographic Board in 2005.

Date Created (see definition): 01/01/2006

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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