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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 8421

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
68° 37' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
066° 10' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -68.6166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -66.1666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1953

Description (see definition): Large glacier flowing E along the N side of Godfrey Upland into the Traffic Circle and Mercator Ice Piedmont, on the E coast of Graham Land. This glacier appears indistinctly in an aerial photograph taken by Sir Hubert Wilkins on Dec. 20, 1928, but shows more clearly in aerial photographs taken by Lincoln Ellsworth in 1935 and the U.S. Antarctic Service (USAS) in 1940. It was resighted in 1947 by the Ronne Antarctic Research Expedition (RARE) under Ronne, who named it for Lester Lammers, contributor of nine grown husky dogs and four puppies to the expedition.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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