Weatherwax Glacier (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Weatherwax Glacier (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Glacier (12)
This name originates from New Zealand. It is part of the New Zealand Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.
Names that other countries have for this feature:
A glacier which occupies the elevated basin south of Mount Barnes in Kukri Hills, Victoria Land. It drains southeast from 800m elevation and terminates in a narrow glacial snout on rock bluffs 200m above New Harbour. Feature shown on: NZ AntTopo50-MF10
Named by United States Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) (2000) after Allan T. Weatherwax, physicist, Institute of Physical Science and Technology, University of Maryland, who conducted investigations of the atmosphere, ionosphere, and magnetosphere at McMurdo Station, South Pole Station, and several of the Automated Geophysical Observatories (AGOs) located on the Antarctic plateau. Completed 10 field seasons in Antarctica, 1988-89 through 1998-99. (Proposed by Theodore J. Rosenberg.)
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