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 Nils Larsen (RUS) 72° 18' 00.0" S 23° 10' 00.0" E Mountain
Name ID: 119655 Place ID: 10274

Mount Nils Larsen (USA) 72° 14' 00.0" S 23° 06' 00.0" E Mountain
Name ID: 129415 Place ID: 10274

Mountain, 2,190 m, standing 3 mi SW of Mount Wideroe in the Sor Rondane Mountains. Mapped by Norwegian cartographers in 1957 from air photos taken by USN Operation HighJump, 1946-47, and named for Capt. Nils Larsen, leader of the Norwegian expedition 1928-29.

Nils Larsenfjellet (NOR) 72° 15' 00.0" S 22° 46' 00.0" E Mountain
Name ID: 115661 Place ID: 10274

Mountain between Widerøefjellet and H.E.Hansenbreen in the W part of Sør-Rondane. After Nils Larsen. See Nils Larsenbreen.

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