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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 3992

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
82° 41' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
163° 05' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -82.6833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 163.0833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): Glacier just S of Mount Heiser, flowing E into Lowery Glacier from the NE slopes of the Queen Elizabeth Range. Mapped by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from tellurometer surveys and Navy air photos, 1960-62. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Egon Dorrer, U.S. Antarctic Research Program (USARP) glaciologist on the Ross Ice Shelf 1962-63 and 1965-66.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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