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
Patterson Peak (USA) 85° 44' 00.0" S 155° 59' 00.0" W Peak
Name ID: 129907 Place ID: 10959

A peak, 1,610 m, standing at the S end of Medina Peaks, 4 mi NW of Anderson Ridge, in the Queen Maud Mountains. Mapped by USGS from ground surveys and USN air photos, 1960-64. Named by US-ACAN for Clair C. Patterson, glaciologist at Byrd Station, summer 1965-66.

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