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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 1933

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
72° 23' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
170° 05' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -72.3833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 170.0833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1962

Description (see definition): Steep glacier falling away from the W side of Hallett Peninsula and forming a floating ice tongue on the E shore of Edisto Inlet between Salmon and Roberts Cliffs. Named by the New Zealand Geological Survey Antarctic Expedition (NZGSAE), 1957-58, for Lieutenant Albert H. Bridgman, MC, USN, surgeon and U.S. Navy (USN) Operation Deep Freeze (OpDFrz) leader at Hallett station in 1959.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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