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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 9

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
53° 06' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
073° 24' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -53.1

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 73.4

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1957

Description (see definition): A well-defined glacier, 3 mi long, descending from the ice-covered W slopes of Big Ben to the W side of Heard Island between Walsh and Henderson Bluffs. Surveyed in 1948 by the Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions (ANARE) who named it for John Abbotsmith, engineer with the party.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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