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Name Latitude Longitude Feature Type
McKnight Creek (USA) 77° 36' 00.0" S 163° 16' 00.0" E Watercourse
Name ID: 128698 Place ID: 9311

A glacial meltwater stream, 1 mi long, flowing SW from the snout of Commonwealth Glacier and entering the E end of Lake Fryxell between Lost Seal Stream and Aiken Creek, in Taylor Valley, Victoria Land. Named by the US-ACAN after Diane McKnight, research hydrologist, USGS, leader of USGS field teams over several years (1987-94) that made extensive studies of the hydrology and geochemistry of streams flowing into Lake Fryxell.

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