Name details

Rotunda Glacier

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

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

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United States Gazetteer Id 130977

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 tributary glacier flowing N between Ugolini Peak and La Count Mountain into upper Ferrar Glacier, Victoria Land. The name Rotunda Glacier was used for this feature in the report "Tephra in Glacier Ice" by J.R. Keys, P.W. Anderton, and P.R. Kyle following the 1973-74 and 1974-75 seasons. Named in association with the 2,410 m butte of the same name on the W side of the glacier.

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Location

Latitude:
78° 00' 00.0" S
- 78.00000°
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Longitude:
161° 38' 00.0" E
161.63333°
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Altitude:
2410 m
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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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