Name details

Starbuck Glacier

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

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

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United States Gazetteer Id 132099

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

Glacier 15 mi long, flowing E and entering Scar Inlet immediately N of Mount Queequeg, on the E coast of Graham Land. Surveyed and partially photographed by the FIDS in 1947. The entire glacier was photographed by the FIDASE in 1955-56, and mapped from these photos by the FIDS in 1957. Named by the UK-APC after the first mate on the Pequod in Herman Melville's Moby-Dick.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
65° 38' 00.0" S
- 65.63333°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
62° 09' 00.0" W
- 62.15000°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown
Source Name:
Unknown
Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
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Source Institution:
Unknown
Source Person:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
Unknown
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-1963

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