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
East Egerton (AUS) 80° 49' 59.9" S 158° 04' 59.9" E Mountain
Name ID: 1337 Place ID: 4030

A mountain about 2915 m above sea level, 2 km east of Mount Egerton. Mount Egerton was discovered by the British National Antarctic Expedition (1901-04) under Captain R.F. Scott, who named it after Admiral G. le C. Egerton, one of Scott's advisers for the expedition.

East Egerton (USA) 80° 50' 00.0" S 158° 06' 00.0" E
Name ID: 124645 Place ID: 4030

A prominent peak, 2,815 m, rising 2 mi east of Mount Egerton in the Churchill Mountains. Mapped by the NZGSAE (1960-61) and named in association with Mount Egerton.

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