Name details

Packard Stream

Packard Stream (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Packard Stream  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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New Zealand Gazetteer Id 139530

Feature type: Watercourse

Origin

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:

Narrative

A meltwater stream named in association with Packard Glacier which is approximately 4.5km northeast of Lake Vida. The stream exits Packard Glacier at 550m and descends steeply to 450m before the gradient lowers and the stream flows through Victoria Dunes into Kite Stream. The stream flows generally south for about 2km. Feature depicted on: NZ AntTopo50-ME09

Named For

Named in association with Packard Glacier, named by US-ACAN for purposes of scientific investigation and use in scientific literature.

Location

Latitude:
77° 21' 57.7" S
-77.36604°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
162° 12' 11.7" E
162.20324°
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Altitude:
433 m
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown
Source Name:
0.5m Antarctic Imagery Mosaic, DigitalGlobe Inc 2018
Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
Unknown
Source Institution:
Unknown
Source Person:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
Polar Geospatial Center
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

Height at reference point

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
5-Jun-2014

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