Laizure Glacier

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

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

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Place ID: 8028
Name ID: 441

Feature type: Glacier

Origin

This name originates from Australia. It is part of the Australian Antarctic Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

A glacier on the coast of Oates Land, just west of Drake Head. Mapped from air photographs taken by the US Navy. Named after Lieut. D.H. Laizure, USN, navigator in US Navy aircraft during US Operation Deepfreeze 68.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
69° 14' 14.3" S
-69.23731°
Accurate to 150m
Longitude:
158° 08' 53.6" E
158.14822°
Accurate to 150m
Altitude:
Not recorded
Unknown precision

Images

No images of this place could be found.

Map

Source

Location Method:
Satellite Image
Source Name:
Landsat Image Mosaic Antarctica (LIMA)
Source Identifier:
Satellite image ( Satellite Image Catalogue - Scene Id E103_RGB_321x1 not in the Satellite Image Catalogue. )
Source Scale:
1:25000
Source Institution:
Australian Antarctic Division
Source Person:
Brolsma
Source Publisher:
United States Geological Survey (USGS)
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Official
Date approved:
31-Jul-1972

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