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
Wedel-Jarlsberg, Mount (NZL) 85° 39' 00.0" S 165° 08' 00.0" W Mountain
Name ID: 114694 Place ID: 15834

A mountain, 3505m high, standing about 3 miles south-south-west of Mt Ruth Gade, between Isaiah Bowman and Cooper Glaciers in the Queen Maud Range. Discovered by Amundsen in December 1911 on the journey to the South Pole. Named by him for Alice Wedel-Jarlsberg, wife of a Norwegian diplomat.

Wedel-Jarlsberg, Mount (USA) 85° 39' 00.0" S 165° 08' 00.0" W Mountain
Name ID: 133523 Place ID: 15834

An ice-covered mountain between Cooper and Bowman Glaciers, standing 2 mi SW of Mount Ruth Gade in the Quarles Range. Discovered in December 1911 by Roald Amundsen, and named by him for Alice Wedel-Jarlsberg, wife of a Norwegian diplomat.

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