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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 5827

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
72° 00' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
066° 40' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -72

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -66.6666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): Broad sweeping glacier to the S of the Batterbee Mountains, flowing from the W shore of Palmer Land into George VI Sound. Discovered in 1936 by Stephenson, Fleming, and Bertram of the British Graham Land Expedition (BGLE) under Rymill, while exploring George VI Sound. Named by Rymill after Margaret Goodenough, wife of Admiral Sir William Goodenough, the latter one of Rymill's principal supporters in raising funds for the expedition.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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