Name details

Hoshko Glacier

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

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

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United States Gazetteer Id 126731

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.

Narrative

A cirque-type glacier in the Lanterman Range, Bowers Mountains, draining SW from between Bowers Peak and Mount Edixon into the lower part of Canham Glacier. Mapped by USGS from surveys and U.S. Navy air photos, 1960-64. Named by US-ACAN for Lt. John Hoshko, Jr., USNR, public affairs officer on the staff of the Commander, USN Support Force, Antarctica, 1966-68.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
71° 49' 00.0" S
- 71.81667°
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Longitude:
163° 24' 00.0" E
163.40000°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Name:
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Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
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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-1970

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