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
Salen (NOR) 72° 08' 00.0" S 25° 28' 00.0" E Mountain
Name ID: 115876 Place ID: 12619

Mountain between Komsa in the W and Salbreen in the middle part of Sør-Rondane. S.=the saddle.

Salen Mountain (USA) 72° 05' 00.0" S 25° 27' 00.0" E Mountain
Name ID: 131133 Place ID: 12619

Mountain, 2,950 m, between Komsa Mountain and Sal Glacier in the Sor Rondane Mountains. Mapped by Norwegian cartographers in 1957 from air photos taken by USN Operation HighJump, 1946-47, and named Salen (the saddle) because of its shape.

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