Zykov Glacier

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Zykov Glacier (70°37′S 164°46′E / 70.617°S 164.767°E / -70.617; 164.767Coordinates: 70°37′S 164°46′E / 70.617°S 164.767°E / -70.617; 164.767) is a valley glacier about 25 miles (40 km) long in the Anare Mountains, flowing northwest and reaching the coast between Cape Williams and Cooper Bluffs. Photographed by the Soviet Antarctic Expedition in 1958, it was named for student navigator Ye. Zykov, who died in Antarctica, February 3, 1957.

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