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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 4467

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
75° 40' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
141° 52' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -75.6666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -141.8666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1970

Description (see definition): A glacier about 15 mi long which drains the NE slopes of Zuncich Hill in Marie Byrd Land. It flows NE to enter Land Glacier at the S side of Mount Shirley. 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 Sayed Z. El-Sayed, U.S. Antarctic Research Program (USARP) oceanographer on the International Weddell Sea Oceanographic Expedition, 1967-68 and 1969-70.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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