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
Weyprecht Berge (RUS) 72° 00' 00.0" S 13° 30' 00.0" E Mountain
Name ID: 121354 Place ID: 15935

Weyprecht Mountains (USA) 72° 00' 00.0" S 13° 30' 00.0" E Mountain
Name ID: 133601 Place ID: 15935

A small group of mountains about 10 mi W of the Payer Mountains, forming the western half of the Hoel Mountains in Queen Maud Land. Discovered by the GerAE under Ritscher, 1938-39, and named for Karl Weyprecht, Austrian polar explorer who in company with Julius Payer discovered Franz Josef Land in 1873, and who initiated the first International Polar Year expedition in 1882-83.

Weyprechtberge (DEU) 72° 00' 00.0" S 13° 30' 00.0" E Mountain
Name ID: 107163 Place ID: 15935

Weyprechtfjella (NOR) 72° 00' 00.0" S 13° 30' 00.0" E Mountain
Name ID: 116353 Place ID: 15935

Group of mountains in the W part of Hoelfjella, Fimbulheimen. After Karl Weyprecht, Austrian explorer, who in company with Julius Payer discovered Franz Josef Land in 1873.

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