Name details

Deacock Glacier

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

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

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Australian Antarctic Gazetteer Id 494

Feature type: Glacier

Origin

This name originates from Australia. It is part of the Australian Antarctic Gazetteer.

Narrative

A glacier on the south coast near Long Beach. Named after Warwick Deacock, a member of the 1963 ANARE Heard Island Expedition.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
53° 10' 22.4" S
- 53.17289°
Accurate to 30m
Longitude:
73° 31' 16.7" E
73.52131°
Accurate to 30m
Altitude:
540 m
Accurate to 30m

Images


©AAD, Copyright Commonwealth of Australia 1986
Catalogue id
1909D5
Photographer
Keage, Peter L

Map

Source

Location Method:
Georeferenced Satellite Image
Source Name:
World View 23/3/2008
Source Identifier:
Metadata ( Heard_WorldView-1_23MAR08 - Heard Island WorldView-1 Image (23 March 2008) orthorectification )
Source Scale:
1:10000
Source Institution:
Australian Antarctic Division
Source Person:
Brolsma
Source Publisher:
DigitalGlobe
Remote sensing:
Altitude from: A Digital Elevation Model of Heard Island derived from TerraSAR satellite imagery Entry ID: heard_dem_terrasar

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Official
Date approved:
Unknown

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