Name details

Kennedy Glacier

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

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

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United States Gazetteer Id 127333

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 steep glacier, 0.8 mi long, flowing E from Kottmeier Mesa into upper Matterhorn Glacier, Victoria Land. Named by US-ACAN (1997) after Henry Kennedy, Deputy Director of the Antarctic Peninsula System for ITT Antarctic Services, 1985-90, with responsibility for Palmer Station and MV Polar Duke and procurement for RV Nathaniel B. Palmer. Worked on specialized technical projects with Antarctic Support Associates (ASA) from 1990 to the time of naming.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
77° 39' 00.0" S
- 77.65000°
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Longitude:
162° 12' 00.0" E
162.20000°
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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:
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Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-1997

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