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
Gburek Peaks (USA) 72° 11' 00.0" S 0° 15' 00.0" W Peak
Name ID: 125590 Place ID: 5192

A group of rocky elevations including Mount Straumsvola and Mount Jutulrora, forming the western end of the Sverdrup Mountains in Queen Maud Land. Discovered by the GerAE under Ritscher, 1938-39, and named for Leo Gburek, geophysicist on the expedition. The name Gburek is here restricted to the westernmost peaks of those so named on maps of the GerAE, these being clearly recognizable on detailed maps by NBSAE, 1949-52, and subsequent Norwegian expeditions.

Gburek Spitzen (RUS) 72° 10' 00.0" S 0° 20' 00.0" W Peak
Name ID: 118136 Place ID: 5192

Gburekfjella (NOR) 72° 10' 00.0" S 0° 16' 00.0" W Peak
Name ID: 115138 Place ID: 5192

Group of mountains between Jutulstraumen and H.U. Sverdrupfjella, W-most in Fimbulheimen. After Leo Gburek, 1910-41, geophysicist with GerAE, 1938-39.

Gburekspitzen (DEU) 72° 10' 00.0" S 0° 10' 00.0" W Peak
Name ID: 106884 Place ID: 5192

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