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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 895

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
85° 06' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
177° 10' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -85.1

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -177.1666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): A broad glacier, flowing generally eastward from a large icefalls at the escarpment west of Mount Rosenwald and entering Shackleton Glacier south of Mount Heekin. Discovered and photographed by U.S. Navy (USN) OpHjp (1946-47) on the flights of Feb. 16, 1947, and named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Sergeant George E. Baldwin, U.S. Marine Corps (USMC), photographer on Flight 8A.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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