Aurora Glacier (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Aurora Glacier (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Glacier (12)
This name originates from New Zealand. It is part of the New Zealand Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.
Names that other countries have for this feature:
Large steep glacier draining that part of Ross Island between Mount Erebus and Mount Terra Nova, and flowing south into McMurdo Ice Shelf at Vee Cliffs. Feature shown on: NZ AntTopo50-MF14
Named by Arnold J. Heine (1926-2019) in 1963 after the Aurora, the ship of the Ross Sea Party of the British expedition under Shackleton, 1914-17.
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