Name details

Vinje Glacier

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

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

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United States Gazetteer Id 133280

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 broad glacier about 20 mi long flowing NW between the Filchner Mountains and Fenriskjeften Mountain in Queen Maud Land. Mapped by Norwegian cartographers from surveys and air photos by the NorAE (1956-60) and named for T. Vinje, meteorologist with NorAE (1956-58).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
71° 55' 00.0" S
- 71.91667°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
8° 00' 00.0" E
8.00000°
Unknown precision
Altitude:
Not recorded
Unknown precision

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Map

Source

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

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-1966

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