Name details

Hughes Glacier

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

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

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United States Gazetteer Id 126803

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.

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Narrative

Small alpine glacier flowing toward Lake Bonney in Taylor Valley from the Kukri Hills on the south, in Victoria Land. Mapped by the Western Geological Party led by Taylor of the BrAE (1910-13) and named for Prof. McKenny Hughes, geologist, of Cambridge.

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Location

Latitude:
77° 44' 00.0" S
- 77.73333°
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Longitude:
162° 27' 00.0" E
162.45000°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Name:
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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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