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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 6997

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
71° 17' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
164° 56' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -71.2833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 164.9333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1970

Description (see definition): A valley glacier, 6 mi long, draining SW from the Everett Range between Mount Works and Mount Calvin and entering the lower part of Greenwell Glacier. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy air photos, 1960-62. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Lieutenant Robert P. Horne, U.S. Navy Reserve (USNR), pilot of C-130 aircraft on photographic flights in Operation Deep Freeze 1968 and 1969.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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