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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 6382

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

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
066° 20' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -69

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -66.3333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): A glacier flowing NW along the S side of Morgan Upland before turning W into the N portion of Wordie Ice Shelf, along the W coast of Antarctic Peninsula. Roughly surveyed by British Graham Land Expedition (BGLE), 1936-37. The upper reaches were photographed from the air by Ronne Antarctic Research Expedition (RARE), 1947. Surveyed from the ground by members of Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) who travelled along it in Dec. 1958. Named by UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) after Thomas Hariot (1560-1621), English mathematician who pioneered new methods of navigation under the patronage of Sir Walter Raleigh.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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