Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR)
Collated by Programma Nazionale di Ricerche in Antartide (Italy)
in the framework of the SCAR Standing Committee on Antarctic Geographic Information (SCAGI)
Amundsenhavet (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Amundsenhavet (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Sea (4)
This name originates from Norway. It is part of the Norway Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.
Names that other countries have for this feature:
The marginal sea off the coast of Marie Byrd land between Cape Dart, Siple Island, on the W and Cape Flying Fish, Thurston Island on the E. After Roald Engebregt Gravning Amundsen, 1872-1928, renowned Norwegian explorer who was first to reach the South Pole.
No images of this place could be found.