Demorest Glacier

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Demorest Glacier (67°22′S 65°35′W / 67.367°S 65.583°W / -67.367; -65.583Coordinates: 67°22′S 65°35′W / 67.367°S 65.583°W / -67.367; -65.583) is a glacier which flows southeast into Whirlwind Inlet between Flint Glacier and Matthes Glacier, on the east coast of Graham Land. It was discovered by Sir Hubert Wilkins on a flight of December 20, 1928, and photographed from the air by the United States Antarctic Service in 1940. It was charted by the Falkland Islands Dependencies Survey in 1947 and named for Max H. Demorest, an American glaciologist.[1]

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