Name details

Funk Glacier

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

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

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United States Gazetteer Id 125459

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 flowing into Beascochea Bay to the S of Frolich Peak, on the W coast of Graham Land. First charted by the FrAE under Charcot, 1908-10. Named by the UK-APC in 1959 for Casimir Funk, American (formerly Polish) biochemist who, while working at the Lister Institute in London in 1912, originated the theory of vitamins.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
65° 34' 00.0" S
- 65.56667°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
63° 46' 00.0" W
- 63.76667°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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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-1971

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