Name details

Brook Glacier

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

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

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United States Gazetteer Id 135829

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 flowing westward between Mount Strybing and Mount Allen into Bender Glacier in S. Sentinel Range, Ellsworth Mountains. Named by US-ACAN (2006) after Edward J. Brook, Professor of Geosciences, Oregon State University; USAP investigator of Antarctic paleoclimate in numerous field seasons from 1988; Chair, U.S. National Ice Core Working Group for use of Antarctic ice cores for research purposes, 2004-05.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
78° 42' 00.0" S
- 78.70000°
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Longitude:
85° 09' 00.0" W
- 85.15000°
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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-2006

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