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
Gneiskopf (DEU) 71° 56' 00.0" S 12° 06' 00.0" E Peak
Name ID: 106896 Place ID: 5423

Gneiskopf (RUS) 71° 56' 00.0" S 12° 08' 00.0" E Peak
Name ID: 118209 Place ID: 5423

Gneiskopf Peak (USA) 71° 56' 00.0" S 12° 07' 00.0" E Peak
Name ID: 125751 Place ID: 5423

A peak (2,930 m) rising 5 mi SW of Mount Neustruyev at the southern end of Sudliche Petermann Range, in the Wohlthat Mountains of Queen Maud Land. Discovered and given the descriptive name Gneiskopf (gneiss peak) by the GerAE, 1938-39, under Ritscher.

Gneisskolten (NOR) 71° 56' 00.0" S 12° 05' 00.0" E Peak
Name ID: 115162 Place ID: 5423

Mountain S-most in Søre Petermannkjeda in Wohlthatmassivet, Fimbulheimen. Gneis=gneiss.

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