Name details

Hobbs Glacier

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

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

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United States Gazetteer Id 126563

Feature type: Glacier

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

Eastward flowing glacier, about 7 mi long, lying 2 mi S of Blue Glacier on the coast of Victoria Land. First explored by the British National Antarctic Expedition (BrNAE) (1901-04) under Scott. Scott's second expedition, the British Antarctic Expedition (BrAE) (1910-13), explored the area more thoroughly and named the glacier for Prof. William H. Hobbs of the University of Michigan, an authority on glaciology.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
77° 54' 00.0" S
- 77.90000°
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Longitude:
164° 24' 00.0" E
164.40000°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Map

Source

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Remote sensing:
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Comments

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Approval status

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