Name details

Hariot Glacier

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

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

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United States Gazetteer Id 126206

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

A glacier flowing NW along the S side of Morgan Upland before turning W into the N portion of Wordie Ice Shelf, along the W coast of Antarctic Peninsula. Roughly surveyed by BGLE, 1936-37. The upper reaches were photographed from the air by RARE, 1947. Surveyed from the ground by members of FIDS who travelled along it in Dec. 1958. Named by UK-APC after Thomas Hariot (1560-1621), English mathematician who pioneered new methods of navigation under the patronage of Sir Walter Raleigh.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
69° 00' 00.0" S
- 69.00000°
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Longitude:
66° 20' 00.0" W
- 66.33333°
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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:
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Source Person:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-1962

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