Wit Piedmont Glacier

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Wit Piedmont Glacier
location Ellsworthland , West Antarctica
Mountains Sentinel Range , Ellsworth Mountains
length 12 km
width Max. 6 km
Coordinates 77 ° 54 ′  S , 85 ° 12 ′  W Coordinates: 77 ° 54 ′  S , 85 ° 12 ′  W
Wit Piedmont Glacier (Antarctica)
Wit Piedmont Glacier
drainage Rutford Ice Stream

The Wit-Piedmont Glacier ( Bulgarian ледник Вит Lednik Wit ) is a km in the north-south dimension 12 long and 6km wide glacier in West Antarctic Ellsworth Land . In the Sostra Heights of the northern Sentinel Range in the Ellsworth Mountains, it lies north of the end of the Embree Glacier , east of Bracken Peak , southwest of the Anchialos Glacier and south of the end of the Newcomer Glacier . It flows east to the Rutford Ice Stream .

American scientists mapped it in 1961. The Bulgarian Commission for Antarctic Geographical Names named it in 2014 for the Wit River in northern Bulgaria .

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