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
Glimpse Glacier (NZL) 78° 16' 00.0" S 162° 46' 00.0" E Glacier
Name ID: 113401 Place ID: 5389

An alpine glacier composed of two segments, separated by an icefall, which flow north-eastward from névé in the area between Mt Kempe and Mt Huggins. The Glimpse joins the Pipecleaner about 2 miles south of the confluence of the latter with the Radian. The named was given by the VUWAE, 1960-61, because it was up this glacier that the geologists traversed to the Koettlitz-Skelton divide at the ridge crest in order to gain their only glimpse of the Polar Plateau in January 1961.

Glimpse Glacier (USA) 78° 16' 00.0" S 162° 46' 00.0" E Glacier
Name ID: 125733 Place ID: 5389

An alpine glacier composed of two segments, separated by an icefall, which flow NE from neve in the area between Mount Kempe and Mount Huggins. It joins the Pipecleaner Glacier 2 mi S of the confluence of the latter with the Radian Glacier. So named by the VUWAE, 1960-61, because it was up this glacier that the geologists traversed to the Koettlitz-Skelton divide at the ridge crest in order to gain their only glimpse of the polar plateau in January 1961.

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