SCAR Gazetteer Information: Each place can have one or more entries in the SCAR Composite Gazetteer, dependant on its origin. By viewing an individual entry, you may see multiple references to the same place. SCAR uses a more general feature type coding, so each place will, in general, have multiple feature types.

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Name Latitude Longitude Feature Type
Neupokoeva, zaliv (RUS) 70° 05' 00.0" S 5° 00' 00.0" E Bight
Name ID: 119619 Place ID: 10192

Neupokoyev Bight (USA) 70° 05' 00.0" S 4° 45' 00.0" E Bight
Name ID: 129354 Place ID: 10192

A bight 30 mi wide, indenting the ice shelf that fringes the coast of Queen Maud Land about 20 mi NE of Tsiolkovskiy Island. The feature was photographed from the air by NorAE in 1958-59 and roughly mapped from these photos. It was also mapped by SovAE in 1961 and named for K.K. Neupokoyev, Soviet hydrographer, who worked in northern polar areas in the 1920s.

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