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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 2882

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
70° 23' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
062° 30' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -70.3833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -62.5

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1953

Description (see definition): Broad glacier, about 40 mi long, flowing in an ENE direction to the gap between Mount Tenniel and the Eland Mountains, and then E to Smith Inlet on the E coast of Palmer Land. The upper part of this glacier was charted in 1936 by the British Graham Land Expedition (BGLE) under Rymill; the seaward side by the U.S. Antarctic Service (USAS) survey party which explored along this coast in 1940. During 1947 it was photographed from the air by the Ronne Antarctic Research Expedition (RARE) under Ronne, who in conjunction with the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) charted it from the ground. Named in 1952 by the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) for Sir G. Miles Clifford, then Gov. of the Falkland Islands.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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