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
Skarshovden (NOR) 71° 47' 00.0" S 11° 37' 00.0" E Mountain
Name ID: 115963 Place ID: 13381

Mountain N-most in Betechtinkjeda SE in Humboldtfjella, Wohlthatmassivet in Fimbulheimen. Skar(s)=pass.

Skarshovden, Mount (USA) 71° 47' 00.0" S 11° 38' 00.0" E Mountain
Name ID: 131682 Place ID: 13381

A rounded mountain, 2,830 m, surmounting the W side of Hovdeskar Gap in the Humboldt Mountains of Queen Maud Land. Discovered and photographed by the GerAE, 1938-39. Mapped by Norway from air photos and surveys by NorAE, 1956-60, and named Skarshovden (the gap mountain).

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