Name details

Nylen Glacier

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

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

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United States Gazetteer Id 136235

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 narrow glacier between Schlatter Glacier and Fountain Glacier in Asgard Range, McMurdo Dry Valleys; it flows S into Pearse Valley. Named by US-ACAN (2004) after Thomas H. Nylen, USAP geologist from the Department of Geology at Portland State University in Portland, Oregon who studied glaciers in the Taylor Valley area, 1999-2003.

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Location

Latitude:
77° 41' 00.0" S
- 77.68333°
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Longitude:
161° 29' 00.0" E
161.48333°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Map

Source

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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-2004

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