Name details

Chugunov Glacier

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

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

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United States Gazetteer Id 123557

Feature type: Glacier (12)

Origin

This name originates from United States of America. It is part of the United States Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

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Narrative

Glacier about 15 mi long located just N of Astakhov Glacier in the Bowers Mountains. It is one of several glaciers which drain the E slopes of the Explorers Range and flow to Ob' Bay. Plotted from photographs taken by the SovAE in 1958. Named for N.A. Chugunov, Soviet aerologist who died while taking part in this expedition.

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Location

Latitude:
70° 43' 00.0" S
- 70.71667°
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Longitude:
163° 09' 00.0" E
163.15000°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Institution:
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Source Person:
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Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-1964

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