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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 2502

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 53' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
163° 48' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.8833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 163.8

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1993

Description (see definition): A steep glacier between Goat Mountain and Bonne Glacier, descending NW from Hobbs Ridge into Blue Glacier, in Victoria Land. One of a group of names in the area associated with surveying applied in 1993 by New Zealand Geographic Board (NZGB). Named from the Cassini map projection, a cylindrical projection in which the cylinder is at right angles to the axis of the globe.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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