Jezek Glacier (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Jezek Glacier (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Glacier
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 on the southeast side of Platform Spur, flowing northeast from Sickle Ridge for approximately 4.8km into Emmanuel Glacier, in the Royal Society Range, Victoria Land. Feature depicted on: NZ AntTopo50-MG09
Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) in 1992 after Kenneth C. Jezek, geophysicist with Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory (CRREL) and NOAA, 1983-89. In 12 visits to the Arctic and Antarctic, he conducted geophysical surveys using remote sensing techniques on measurement and properties of terrestrial ice and sea ice with work at Dome Charlie, Ross Ice Shelf and Weddell Sea; Director, Byrd Polar Research Center, from 1989.
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