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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 3851

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
76° 02' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
133° 25' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -76.0333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -133.4166667

Elevation (see definition): 2000

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1966

Description (see definition): A north-draining icefalls of moderate slope at an elevation of 1,800 to 2,000 m, located between Mount Moulton and Mount Bursey in the Flood Range of Marie Byrd Land. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy air photos, 1959-65. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Donald T. Dickson, U.S. Antarctic Research Program (USARP) glaciologist with the Byrd Station Traverse of 1962-63.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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