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
Mount Tritoppen (AUS) 67° 59' 07.4" S 62° 28' 53.0" E Mountain
Name ID: 1458 Place ID: 14973

A triple-peaked mountain, about 6 km south of Mt. Hordern in the David Range. Mapped from air photographs taken by the Lars Christensen Expedition (1936-37) and called Tritoppen (The Triple Peak) by Norwegian cartographers.

Tritoppen (RUS) 67° 59' 00.0" S 62° 29' 00.0" E Mountain
Name ID: 121053 Place ID: 14973

Tritoppen, Mount (USA) 67° 59' 00.0" S 62° 29' 00.0" E Mountain
Name ID: 132894 Place ID: 14973

A triple-peaked mountain, 1,350 m, standing 3 mi S of Mount Hordern in the David Range of the Framnes Mountains. Mapped by Norwegian cartographers from aerial photographs taken by the Lars Christensen Expedition, 1936-37, and named Tritoppen (the three-peaked mountain).

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