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 Tulenij (AUS) 66° 14' 53.9" S 100° 45' 20.4" E Cape
Name ID: 324 Place ID: 14752

Bunger Hills. Charted by the SAE in 1956.

Mount Amundsen (RUS) 67° 13' 00.0" S 100° 44' 00.0" E Mountain
Name ID: 116814 Place ID: 324

Mount Amundsen (USA) 67° 14' 00.0" S 100° 45' 00.0" E Mountain
Name ID: 135853 Place ID: 324

A nunatak lying E of Denman Glacier, about 11 mi NE of Mount Sandow. Discovered by the Western Base Party of the AAE (1911-14) under Mawson. Named by Mawson for Roald Amundsen, Norwegian polar explorer and the first to attain the South Pole.

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