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
Armbruster Rocks (USA) 73° 57' 00.0" S 116° 49' 00.0" W Rock
Name ID: 121917 Place ID: 514

Exposed rocks on the W side of Wright Island, 9 mi SW of Cape Felt, off Bakutis Coast, Marie Byrd Land. Mapped by USGS from surveys and U.S. Navy aerial photographs, 1959-67. Named by US-ACAN after Lt. Robert B. Armbruster, USN, Communications Officer at Christchurch, N.Z., Operation Deep Freeze, 1963 and 1964.

Prince of Wales Glacier (AUS) 82° 55' 00.1" S 160° 00' 00.0" E Glacier
Name ID: 514 Place ID: 11618

This glacier lies both within the Australian Antarctic Territory and the Ross Dependency. It is about 32 km in length and is situated on the north-west side of Mount Markham in the Queen Elizabeth Range, forming an access route from the Marsh to the Nimrod Glaciers.

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