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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 999

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
70° 59' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
167° 30' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -70.9833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 167.5

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1964

Description (see definition): A large glacier in the Anare Mountains that flows E along the S side of Tapsell Foreland into Smith Inlet, northern Victoria Land. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy air photos, 1960-63. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) after Donald C. Barnett, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) topographic engineer, a member of U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Topo East and West, 1962-63, in which the expedition extended geodetic control from the area of Cape Hallett to the Wison Hills (Topo West) and from the foot of Beardmore Glacier through the Horlick Mountains (Topo East).

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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