Ascent Glacier

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Ascent Glacier (83°13′S 156°24′E / 83.217°S 156.400°E / -83.217; 156.400Coordinates: 83°13′S 156°24′E / 83.217°S 156.400°E / -83.217; 156.400) is a glacier, 2 nautical miles (4 km) wide, flowing north to enter Argosy Glacier in the Miller Range just east of Milan Ridge. It was named by the New Zealand Geological Survey Antarctic Expedition (1961–62) who used this glacier to gain access to the central Miller Range.[1]

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 This article incorporates public domain material from the United States Geological Survey document "Ascent Glacier" (content from the Geographic Names Information System).