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
Enderby Land (AUS) 70° 00' 00.0" S 50° 00' 00.0" E Land
Name ID: 1287 Place ID: 4253

That portion of the Antarctic Continent between longitude 45°E and longitude 55°E. Discovered in February, 1831, by John Biscoe on the Tula. Named after Enderby Bros. of London, owners of the Tula, who encouraged their captains to combine exploration with sealing.

Enderby Land (RUS) 69° 00' 00.0" S 51° 00' 00.0" E Land
Name ID: 117889 Place ID: 4253

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