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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 6057

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
69° 09' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
064° 40' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -69.15

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -64.6666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1962

Description (see definition): A tributary glacier, 15 mi long and 3 mi wide. It lies 3 mi N of Sunfix Glacier and flows ENE into Casey Glacier in northern Palmer Land. The glacier was photographed from the air by the U.S. Antarctic Service (USAS) on Sept. 28, 1940, and by Ronne Antarctic Research Expedition (RARE) on Dec. 22, 1947. It was surveyed by Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) in Dec. 1960. Named by UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) for Peter H. Grimley of Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS), geologist at Horseshoe Island and Stonington Island in 1960.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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