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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 7040

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
67° 06' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
058° 07' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.1

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 58.1166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1965

Description (see definition): Glacier 12 mi long, flowing N into the sea between West Stack and East Stack, 15 mi E of Edward VIII Bay. Roughly mapped by Norwegian cartographers from aerial photos taken by the Lars Christensen Expedition, 1936-37. Visited in 1954 by an Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions (ANARE) sledging party and named by ANCA for Richard Hoseason of Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions (ANARE), who perished on a field trip at Heard Island in 1952.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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