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
Mount Nikolayev (USA) 71° 44' 00.0" S 12° 26' 00.0" E Mountain
Name ID: 129411 Place ID: 10270

The central peak, 2,850 m, of Aurdalsegga Ridge in Sudliche Petermann Range, Wohlthat Mountains. Discovered and plotted from air photos by GerAE, 1938-39. Mapped from air photos and surveys by NorAE, 1956-60; remapped by SovAE, 1960-61 and named after Soviet petrographer V.A. Nikolayev.

Nikolaeva, gora (RUS) 71° 45' 00.0" S 12° 23' 00.0" E Mountain
Name ID: 119648 Place ID: 10270

Nikolaevtoppen (NOR) 71° 43' 48.0" S 12° 26' 30.0" E Mountain
Name ID: 115658 Place ID: 10270

Peak in Aurdalsegga, Søre Petermannkjeda, Wohlthatmassivet in Fimbulheimen. After V. A. Nikolayev, Russian petrographer.

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