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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 704

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
66° 13' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
063° 46' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -66.2166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.7666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1952

Description (see definition): Glacier 8 mi long, which flows ESE from the plateau escarpment on the E side of Graham Land to the head of Cabinet Inlet to the N of Bevin Glacier. During December 1947, the glacier was charted from the ground by the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) and photographed from the air by the Ronne Antarctic Research Expedition (RARE). Named by the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) for Rt. Hon. Clement R. Attlee, M.P., British Sec. of State for Dominion Affairs, member of the War Cabinet, and later Prime Minister.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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