Name details

Splettstoesser Glacier

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

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

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United States Gazetteer Id 132026

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, 35 mi long, draining from the plateau just S of Founders Escarpment and flowing ENE through the Heritage Range to the S of Founders Peaks and Anderson Massif to enter the Minnesota Glacier. Named by the University of Minnesota Ellsworth Mountains Party which explored the area in 1961-62 for John F. Splettstoesser, geologist with that party.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
79° 12' 00.0" S
- 79.20000°
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Longitude:
84° 09' 00.0" W
- 84.15000°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Map

Source

Location Method:
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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-1964

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