Name details

Solomon Glacier

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

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

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United States Gazetteer Id 131872

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 glacier on the S side of Fisher Bastion which flows W from Solomon Saddle to enter Potter Glacier in the Royal Society Range, Victoria Land. Named by US-ACAN in 1994 after Susan Solomon, NOAA, atmospheric chemist who has been a leader in the study of upper atmospheric physics in Antarctica. At the time of naming, Chairman of the Office of Polar Programs Advisory Committee, NSF.

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Location

Latitude:
78° 23' 00.0" S
- 78.38333°
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Longitude:
162° 30' 00.0" E
162.50000°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Map

Source

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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

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Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-1995

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