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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 5311

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
66° 38' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
064° 09' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -66.6333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -64.15

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1952

Description (see definition): Glacier 7 mi long, which flows in an easterly direction into Cabinet Inlet, close N of Mount Hulth, on the E coast of Graham Land. Charted by the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) and photographed from the air by the Ronne Antarctic Research Expedition (RARE) in 1947. Named by the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) for Ludwig Friederichsen, German cartographer who in 1895 published a chart based upon all existing explorations of Antarctic Peninsula and the South Shetland Islands.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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