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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 9363

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 36' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
163° 19' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.6

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 163.3166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1992

Description (see definition): A pond, 0.3 mi long, located 0.5 mi S of the snout of Commonwealth Glacier in Taylor Valley, Victoria Land. The pond is part of the Aiken Creek system and receives drainage from several glaciers including Commonwealth Glacier, Wales Glacier and the unnamed glacier next westward. The name was suggested by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) hydrologist Diane McKnight, leader of U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) field teams that studied the hydrology of streams entering Lake Fryxell, Taylor Valley, 1987-94.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Many Glaciers Pond 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 Many Glaciers Pond should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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