Ekblad Glacier

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Ekblad Glacier (83°4′S 167°17′E / 83.067°S 167.283°E / -83.067; 167.283Coordinates: 83°4′S 167°17′E / 83.067°S 167.283°E / -83.067; 167.283) is a glacier, 8 nautical miles (15 km) long, flowing from the eastern slopes of the Holland Range into Wise Bay, Ross Ice Shelf. It was named by the Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names for A. Ekblad, Master of the USNS Wyandot during U.S. Navy Operation Deepfreeze, 1964 and 1965.[1]

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