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Name Latitude Longitude Feature Type
Yamato Glacier (USA) 71° 25' 00.0" S 35° 35' 00.0" E Glacier
Name ID: 133912 Place ID: 16339

A glacier about 6 mi wide, flowing W between Mount Fukushima and Mount Eyskens in the Queen Fabiola Mountains. Discovered by the BelgAE under Guido Derom, Oct. 7, 1960, and named after an old name of the peninsula of Honshu. Yamato is the symbol of the political unity and the national consciousness of the Japanese people. In November-December 1960, a Japanese field party reached this area and carried out geodetic and other scientific work.

Yamato, Glacier (BEL) 71° 25' 00.0" S 35° 35' 00.0" E Glacier
Name ID: 105001 Place ID: 16339

Glacier de 8 km de large coulant d'E en O, baptisé par Guido Derom d'aprés un ancien nom de la péninsule Honshu. Yamato est le symbole de l'unité politique et de la conscience national du peuple japonais.

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