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Erebus Glacier

Erebus Glacier (77°40′S 167°6′E / 77.667°S 167.100°E / -77.667; 167.100Coordinates: 77°40′S 167°6′E / 77.667°S 167.100°E / -77.667; 167.100) is a glacier draining the lower southern slopes of Mount Erebus, Ross Island, Antarctica. It flows west to Erebus Bay where it forms the floating Erebus Glacier Tongue. It was named in association with Mount Erebus by the British National Antarctic Expedition, 1901–04, under Robert Falcon Scott.[1]

See also

  • List of glaciers in the Antarctic

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