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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 18824

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
79° 34' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
157° 17' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -79.5666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 157.2833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): A wide glacier flowing S from the slopes of Mount Hughes in the Cook Mountains. In association with the names from Greek mythology grouped in this area, named by New Zealand Antarctic Place-Names Committee (NZ-APC) after Mercury, a god in Greek mythology.

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

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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