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
Christiaensen Glacier (USA) 71° 32' 00.0" S 35° 37' 00.0" E Glacier
Name ID: 123543 Place ID: 2657

A glacier that drains westward between Mount Eyskens and Mount Derom, in the Queen Fabiola Mountains. Discovered on Oct. 7, 1960 by the BelgAE under Guido Derom, who named it for Leo Christiaensen, captain of the polar vessel Erika Dan which brought the Belgian expedition to Antarctica.

Christiaensen, Glacier (BEL) 71° 32' 00.0" S 35° 37' 00.0" E Glacier
Name ID: 104906 Place ID: 2657

Glacier situé dans les Monts Reine Fabiola de 3,5 km de large, coulant d'E en O entre le Mont Derom et le Mont Eyskens, baptisée du nom de Léo Christiaensen, Capitaine du navire Erikadan qui conduisit l'Expédition Antarctique Belge 1960 jusqu'à la BAse Roi Baduin.

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