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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 5440

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
85° 09' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
177° 50' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -85.15

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -177.8333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1966

Description (see definition): A broad glacier, about 12 mi long, flowing E between Mount Rosenwald and Mount Black to enter Shackleton Glacier just N of Matador Mountain. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) after Commander F.S. Gallup, Jr., U.S. Navy (USN). Commanding Officer of Squadron VX-6 during Operation Deep Freeze (OpDFrz) 1965.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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