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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 506

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
69° 47' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
062° 45' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -69.7833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -62.75

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1953

Description (see definition): Glacier which flows in an ESE direction to the E coast of Palmer Land where it terminates opposite the S tip of Hearst Island. The upper part of this glacier was seen by a sledge party of the British Graham Land Expedition (BGLE) under Rymill in 1936-37. The glacier was seen from the seaward side in 1940 by a sledging party from East Base of the U.S. Antarctic Service (USAS), and in 1947 was photographed from the air by the Ronne Antarctic Research Expedition (RARE) under Ronne. Named by Ronne for Alexander Anthony of the J.P. Stevens Co., New York, which contributed windproof clothing to the Ronne Antarctic Research Expedition (RARE).

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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