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
Belgrano II Station (USA) 77° 52' 28.0" S 34° 37' 37.0" W Station
Name ID: 135877 Place ID: 5217

A year-round station operated by Argentina opened in 1955; this station opened in 1979 and replaced the original Belgrano Station opened in 1955 - Council of Managers of National Antarctic Programs (COMNAP), May 18, 2006.

General Belgrano /Arg./ (RUS) 77° 43' 00.0" S 38° 04' 00.0" W Station
Name ID: 118140 Place ID: 5217

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