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Name Latitude Longitude Feature Type
Cape Norvegia (USA) 71° 20' 00.0" S 12° 18' 00.0" W Cape
Name ID: 129506 Place ID: 10413

A prominent cape on the coast of Queen Maud Land which marks the northeast extremity of Riiser-Larsen Ice Shelf. Discovered by Commander Hjalmar Riiser-Larsen in February 1930 while on an airplane flight from the Norvegia, the ship in which the expedition was made. The cape was named by Riiser-Larsen for the ship.

Noruega, Cabo (CHL) 71° 20' 00.0" S 12° 20' 00.0" W Cape
Name ID: 106021 Place ID: 10413

Fue descubierto en febrero de 1930 por una Expedición Noruega, bajo la dirección de Riiser-Larsen en un vuelo desde el buque expedicionario Norvegia cuyo nombre se le dio al cabo. Cabo notable situado en la costa Princesa Marta y que constituye el límite oriental natural del mar de Weddell.

Norvegia Kapp (RUS) 71° 18' 00.0" S 12° 13' 00.0" W Cape
Name ID: 119693 Place ID: 10413

Norvegia, Kapp (NOR) 71° 25' 00.0" S 12° 20' 00.0" W Cape
Name ID: 115682 Place ID: 10413

Prominent cape marking the extremety of Riiser-Larsenisen on Kronprinsesse Märtha Kyst. After the ship "Norvegia".

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