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
Gjel Glacier (USA) 71° 53' 00.0" S 24° 55' 00.0" E Glacier
Name ID: 125707 Place ID: 5352

Glacier, 17 mi long, flowing N between the steep cliffs of Luncke Range and Meljell Mountain, in the Sor Rondane Mountains. Mapped by Norwegian cartographers in 1957 from air photos taken by USN Operation HighJump, 1946-47, and named Gjelbreen (the ravine glacier).

Gjelbreen (NOR) 71° 58' 00.0" S 24° 47' 00.0" E Glacier
Name ID: 115145 Place ID: 5352

43 km long glacier between Brattnipane and Mefjell, N in the middle of Sør-Rondane. Gjel=mountain pass.

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