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
Schytt Glacier (USA) 71° 35' 00.0" S 3° 40' 00.0" W Glacier
Name ID: 131326 Place ID: 12891

A broad glacier about 60 mi long, flowing northward between Giaever and Ahlmann Ridges in Queen Maud Land to the Jelbart Ice Shelf. Mapped by Norwegian cartographers from surveys and air photos by NBSAE (1949-52) and named for Stig V. Schytt, second in command and glaciologist of NBSAE.

Schyttbreen (NOR) 71° 50' 00.0" S 3° 50' 00.0" W Glacier
Name ID: 115909 Place ID: 12891

Large glacier between GiƦverryggen and Ahlmannryggen, NE in Maudheimvidda. After Stig Valter Schytt, b. 1919. expedition second in command and chief glaciologist of NBSAE, 1949-52. See also Valterkulten.

Schyttbreen (RUS) 71° 45' 00.0" S 3° 45' 00.0" W Glacier
Name ID: 120445 Place ID: 12891

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