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
Brekilen (NOR) 70° 10' 00.0" S 25° 54' 00.0" E Bay
Name ID: 114942 Place ID: 1821

Bay in the ice shelf on Prinsesse Ragnhild Kyst. Bre=glacier.

Brekilen (RUS) 70° 10' 00.0" S 25° 55' 00.0" E Bay
Name ID: 117244 Place ID: 1821

Brekilen Bay (USA) 70° 08' 00.0" S 25° 48' 00.0" E Bay
Name ID: 122912 Place ID: 1821

An indentation in the ice shelf about 10 mi SW of Tangekilen Bay, along the coast of Queen Maud Land. Mapped by Norwegian cartographers from air photos taken by the Lars Christensen Expedition, 1936-37, and named Brekilen (the glacier bay).

Haupt Nunataks (AUS) 66° 34' 53.8" S 110° 41' 32.9" E Nunatak
Name ID: 1821 Place ID: 6106

Small nunataks 9 km south of Alexander Nunatak, on the Budd Coast, south of the Windmill Islands. Delineated from air photographs taken by USN Operation Highjump (1946-47). Named after Ensign R.W. Haupt, USN, a member of USN Operation Windmill (1947-48).  

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