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
Oyayubi Misaki (JPN) 69° 14' 55.0" S 39° 39' 50.0" E Point
Name ID: 112499 Place ID: 10793

A point marking the southern end of Oyayubi Zima. Mapped by Norwegian cartographers from air photos taken by the Lars Christensen Expedition, 1936-37. Surveyed by JARE, 1957-62, and named Oyayubi Misaki (thumb point).

Oyayubi Point (USA) 69° 15' 00.0" S 39° 39' 00.0" E Point
Name ID: 129770 Place ID: 10793

A rocky point marking the southern end of Oyayubi Island which lies close off Langhovde Hills, Queen Maud Land. Mapped from surveys and air photos by JARE, 1957-62. The name "Oyayubi-misaki" (thumb point) was given by JARE Headquarters in 1972 in association with Cape Nakayubi, which lies immediately northward.

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