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
Cape Seryj (AUS) 66° 07' 32.6" S 100° 37' 12.7" E Cape
Name ID: 240 Place ID: 13047

A cape measuring about 0.8 by 0.3 kms at the southern end of the Edisto Channel between the Edisto Glacier Tongue and Currituck Island. It is 'V' shaped with the eastern arm steep and conical and the western arm low and flat. It was mapped by the Soviet Antarctic Expedition in 1956.

Mount Allen (RUS) 78° 43' 00.0" S 84° 56' 00.0" W Mountain
Name ID: 116793 Place ID: 240

Mount Allen (USA) 78° 43' 00.0" S 84° 56' 00.0" W Mountain
Name ID: 121713 Place ID: 240

Mountain (3,430 m) located 5 mi SE of Mount Craddock in the Sentinel Range, Ellsworth Mountains. Mapped by USGS from surveys and USN air photos, 1957-59. Named by US-ACAN for Lt. Forrest M. Allen, USNR, co-pilot on reconnaissance flights from Byrd Station, 1957-58.

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