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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 4943

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
73° 15' 00" S

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

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -73.25

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 66

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1961

Description (see definition): Prominent western tributary to the Lambert Glacier, about 100 mi long, flowing E past the N sides of Mounts Menzies and Rubin and joining the main stream of the Lambert Glacier just E of Mount Stinear. Sighted from Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions (ANARE) aircraft by K.B. Mather in 1957. Named by ANCA for N.H. Fisher, chief geologist, Bureau of Mineral Resources, Department of National Development, Australia.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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