This page presents the geographical name data for Saltzman 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): Saltzman Glacier
Feature Class (see definition): Glacier
Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)
Feature ID (see definition): 18879
Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
78° 39' 00" S
Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
084° 51' 00" W
Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -78.65
Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -84.85
Elevation (see definition): No data
Decision Year (see definition): 11/01/2006
Description (see definition): A glacier that drains the E slopes of Mount Strybing and flows eastward between Mount Osborne and Moyher Ridge into Thomas Glacier in S Sentinel Range, Ellsworth Mountains. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) (2006) after Eric S. Saltzman, Department of Earth System Science, University of California, Irvine; U.S. Antarctic Project (USAP) investigator of Antarctic ice core records of oceanic emissions; Chair, 2006, U.S. National Ice Core Working Group for use of Antarctic ice cores for research purposes.
Date Created (see definition): 08/07/2007
Date Edited (see definition): No data