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Name Latitude Longitude Feature Type
Sagehen Nunataks (USA) 86° 30' 00.0" S 153° 15' 00.0" W Nunatak
Name ID: 131119 Place ID: 12601

A roughly triangular group of hills rising to c. 150 m above base level on the E side of Holdsworth Glacier, 5 mi N of McNally Peak, in the Queen Maud Mountains. Mapped by USGS from surveys and USN aerial photographs, 1960-64. Visited by a USARP-Arizona State University geological field party, 1978-79, and named after the Sagehen, mascot of Pomona College, Claremont, CA, the alma mater of Scott G. Borg, one of the field party members.

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