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
Bowyer Butte (USA) 74° 59' 00.0" S 134° 45' 00.0" W Butte
Name ID: 122819 Place ID: 1704

A steep-cliffed eminence with a nearly flat summit, 3 mi wide and 1,085 m high, located between the lower ends of the Johnson Glacier and Venzke Glacier on the coast of Marie Byrd Land. Discovered and photographed from the air by the U.S. Antarctic Service, 1939-41. Named by US-ACAN for Donald W. Bowyer, USARP meteorologist at Byrd Station, 1962.

Garnet Knob (AUS) 69° 24' 18.2" S 76° 21' 28.7" E Knob
Name ID: 1704 Place ID: 5139

A dark rock outcrop, about 150 m high, projecting from the ice plateau at the southern edge of the Larsemann Hills about 1.8 km SSW of Law Base.

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