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
Princess Ragnhild Coast (USA) 70° 30' 00.0" S 27° 00' 00.0" E Coast
Name ID: 130378 Place ID: 11627

That portion of the coast of Queen Maud Land lying between 20°E and Riiser-Larsen Peninsula, in 34°E. All but the eastern end of the coast is fringed by ice shelves. Discovered by Capt. Hjalmar Riiser-Larsen and Capt. Nils Larsen in aerial flights from the ship Norvegia on February 16, 1931, and named for Princess Ragnhild of Norway.

Prinsesse Ragnhild Kyst (NOR) 70° 30' 00.0" S 24° 00' 00.0" E Coast
Name ID: 115789 Place ID: 11627

The coast between Sedovodden and the bottom of Vestvika on the W side of Riiser-Larsenhalvøya, Dronning Maud Land. After Princess Ragnhild, b. 1930, daughter of King Olav V of Norway. The extent changed by letter from the Department of Industry 1973. Earlier the coast was between 20 and 34 degrees east in Dronning Maud Land.

Prinsesse Ragnhild Kyst (RUS) 70° 30' 00.0" S 27° 00' 00.0" E Coast
Name ID: 120093 Place ID: 11627

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