Name details

Lobeck Glacier

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

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

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United States Gazetteer Id 136166

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.

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Narrative

A glacier flowing NE between Rutherford Ridge and Kuivinen Ridge in Saint Johns Range, Victoria Land. About 4 miles long, the glacier terminates upon rock cliffs overlooking Miller Glacier with insignificant if any flow entering it. Named by US-ACAN (2007) after noted American geographer-geologist Armin K. Lobeck (1886-1958), Professor of Geology, Columbia University, New York, NY, 1929-54; author of the textbook Geomorphology, McGraw-Hill, 1939 widely used in training geomorphologists active in Antarctica.

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Location

Latitude:
77° 13' 15.0" S
- 77.22083°
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Longitude:
161° 46' 00.0" E
161.76667°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Map

Source

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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

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Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
15-Jan-2008

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