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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 4929

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
67° 19' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
066° 20' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.3166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -66.3333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1956

Description (see definition): Glacier, 2 mi wide and 10 mi long, flowing SW from the central plateau of Graham Land toward the head of Lallemand Fjord. Its mouth lies between the mouths of Haefeli and Klebelsberg Glaciers, the three glaciers merging with Sharp Glacier where the latter enters the fjord. First surveyed from the plateau in 1946-47 by the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS), and named by them for Sebastian Finsterwalder and his son, Richard Finsterwalder, German glaciologists.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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