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
Indrebergbreen (NOR) 68° 43' 00.0" S 40° 46' 00.0" E Glacier
Name ID: 115321 Place ID: 10578

Glacier about 18 km SW of Kapp Omega on Kronprins Olav Kyst. Indre=inner. Norwegian translation of the original Japanese name Oku-iwa Hyôga.

Oku-iwa Glacier (USA) 68° 42' 00.0" S 40° 46' 00.0" E Glacier
Name ID: 129626 Place ID: 10578

Glacier flowing to the sea just W of Oku-iwa Rock on the coast of Queen Maud Land. Mapped from surveys and air photos by JARE, 1957-62, and named after nearby Oku-iwa Rock.

Oku-iwa Hyôga (JPN) 68° 43' 00.0" S 40° 45' 00.0" E Glacier
Name ID: 112482 Place ID: 10578

A glacier flowing to the sea just west of Oku-iwa. Mapped from surveys and air photos by JARE, 1957-62, and named Oku-iwa Hyôga (Oku-iwa glacier).

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