Name details

Waddington Glacier

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

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

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United States Gazetteer Id 133337

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, 3 mi long, flowing WNW along the S side of Ugolini Peak, Colwell Massif, to enter Palais Glacier, Victoria Land. Named by US-ACAN in 1994 after Edwin D. Waddington, geophysicist, University of Washington; from 1990, field investigator at Taylor Dome (q.v.) in an extended program of glacier geophysical studies.

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Location

Latitude:
78° 03' 00.0" S
- 78.05000°
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Longitude:
161° 27' 00.0" E
161.45000°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Map

Source

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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-1995

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