Wheatstone Glacier

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Wheatstone Glacier (64°44′S 62°31′W / 64.733°S 62.517°W / -64.733; -62.517Coordinates: 64°44′S 62°31′W / 64.733°S 62.517°W / -64.733; -62.517) is a glacier on the west coast of Graham Land. It enters Errera Channel east of Danco Island. Charted by the Belgian Antarctic Expedition under Gerlache, 1897-99. Named by the United Kingdom Antarctic Place-Names Committee (UK-APC) in 1960 for Sir Charles Wheatstone (1802–75), English scientist and inventor who designed the first mirror stereoscope in 1832.

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