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
Granitnaja, gora (RUS) 72° 07' 00.0" S 11° 35' 00.0" E Mountain
Name ID: 118271 Place ID: 5598

Granitnaya Mountain (USA) 72° 08' 00.0" S 11° 38' 00.0" E Mountain
Name ID: 125880 Place ID: 5598

Mountain, 2,880 m, standing just E of Skeidshovden Mountain in the Wohlthat Mountains of Queen Maud Land. Discovered and plotted from air photos by GerAE, 1938-39. Mapped from air photos and surveys by NorAE, 1956-60 remapped by SovAE, 1960-61, and named Gora Granitnaya (granite mountain).

Granittfjellet (NOR) 72° 07' 30.0" S 11° 37' 30.0" E Mountain
Name ID: 115174 Place ID: 5598

Mountain at the E side of Skeidshovden, SW-most in Wohlthatmassivet, Fimbulheimen. Granitt=granite.

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