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
Svea Glacier (USA) 72° 08' 00.0" S 1° 53' 00.0" E Glacier
Name ID: 132384 Place ID: 14296

A broad glacier flowing N between the Sverdrup and Gjelsvik Mountains in Queen Maud Land. Photographed from the air by the GerAE (1938-39). Mapped by Norwegian cartographers from surveys and air photos by NBSAE (1949-52) and air photos by the Norwegian expedition (1958-59) and named Sveabreen (the glacier of the Swedes).

Sveabreen (NOR) 72° 15' 00.0" S 1° 50' 00.0" E Glacier
Name ID: 116132 Place ID: 14296

Large glacier between H.U.Sverdrupfjella and Gjelsvikfjella, Fimbulheimen. S.=old name on Sweden.

Sveabreen (RUS) 72° 10' 00.0" S 1° 55' 00.0" E Glacier
Name ID: 120858 Place ID: 14296

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