This page presents the geographical name data for Getman Ice Piedmont 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): Getman Ice Piedmont
Feature Class (see definition): Glacier
Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)
Feature ID (see definition): 5633
Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
68° 06' 00" S
Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
064° 57' 00" W
Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -68.1
Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -64.95
Elevation (see definition): No data
Decision Year (see definition): No data
Description (see definition): An ice piedmont between Reichle Mesa and Three Slice Nunatak at the E end of Joerg Peninsula, Bowman Coast. The feature was explored from the ground and photographed from the air by the U.S. Antarctic Service (USAS), 1939-41, Ronne Antarctic Research Expedition (RARE), 1947-48, and was surveyed by Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS), 1946-48. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) in 1977 for Commander Robert T. Getman, USCG, Executive Officer, U.S. Coast Guard Cutter (USCGC) Southwind, U.S. Navy (USN) Operation Deep Freeze, 1969.
Date Created (see definition): No data
Date Edited (see definition): No data