Name details

Embree Glacier

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

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

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United States Gazetteer Id 124802

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.

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

Glacier 20 mi long in the north-central part of the Sentinel Range, flowing NNE from the slopes of Mount Anderson and Mount Bentley and then E to its terminus opposite Mount Tegge on the E side of the range. Named by the US-ACAN for Maj. Henry Embree, USAF, who participated in the establishment of the South Pole Station in 1956.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
77° 59' 00.0" S
- 77.98333°
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Longitude:
85° 10' 00.0" W
- 85.16667°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown
Source Name:
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Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
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Source Institution:
Unknown
Source Person:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
Unknown
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-1961

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