Name details

Salmon Glacier

Salmon Glacier (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Salmon Glacier  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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New Zealand Gazetteer Id 114305

Feature type: Glacier (12)

Origin

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:

Narrative

A small glacier due west of Cape Chocolate, between the Hobbs and Garwood Glaciers. It appears on existing charts, eg Terra Nova map "Ferrar-Koettlitz District" as DAVIS GLACIER, which name is preoccupied. Named, therefore, by the Northern Survey Party of the NZTAE, 1956-58, after Salmon Hill on the ridge immediately north of its snout.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
77° 58' 00.0" S
- 77.96667°
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Longitude:
164° 05' 00.0" E
164.08333°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Person:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

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Approval status

Status:
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Date approved:
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