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
Tønnesen Glacier (USA) 72° 04' 00.0" S 3° 28' 00.0" E Glacier
Name ID: 132777 Place ID: 14802

A broad glacier flowing N between Risemedet Mountain and Festninga Mountain, separating the Gjelsvik Mountains and the Muhlig-Hofmann Mountains in Queen Maud Land. Mapped by Norwegian cartographers from surveys and air photos by the NorAE (1956-60) and named for J. Tonnesen, meteorologist with NorAE (1956-58).

Tønnesenbreen (NOR) 72° 09' 00.0" S 3° 23' 00.0" E Glacier
Name ID: 116243 Place ID: 14802

Glacier between Gjelsvikfjella and Mühlig-Hofmannfjella E in Fimbulheimen. After J. Tønnesen, meteorologist with NorAE, 1958.

Tønnesenbreen (RUS) 72° 05' 00.0" S 3° 30' 00.0" E Glacier
Name ID: 121089 Place ID: 14802

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