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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 19245

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
73° 26' 33" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
068° 23' 37" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -73.4425

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 68.3936111

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 10/20/2009

Description (see definition): A small glacier flowing westward in the Mawson Escarpment to enter Lambert Glacier north of Casey Point. Plotted from ANARE aerial photographs taken in 1956, 1960 and 1973. Named by the Australian Antarctic Names and Medal Committee (1973) after J. Sheraton, geologist with the ANARE Prince Charles Mountains survey party in 1973.

Date Created (see definition): 01/07/2010

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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