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
Asimutbreen (NOR) 71° 23' 00.0" S 13° 42' 00.0" E Glacier
Name ID: 114810 Place ID: 567

Small glacier between Solh√łgdene and Skuggekammen in Gruberfjella, Wohlthamassivet, E in Fimbulheimen. A.=the azimuth glacier.

Asimutbreen Glacier (USA) 71° 23' 00.0" S 13° 42' 00.0" E Glacier
Name ID: 121959 Place ID: 567

A small, steep tributary glacier to Vangengeym Glacier, descending SE and then NE between Solhogdene Heights and Skuggekammen Ridge, in the eastern Gruber Mountains of the Wohlthat Mountains, Queen Maud Land. Discovered and plotted from air photos by GerAE, 1938-39. Replotted from air photos and surveys by NorAE, 1956-60, and named Asimutbreen (the azimuth glacier).

Beaver Glacier (AUS) 67° 01' 59.9" S 50° 40' 00.1" E Glacier
Name ID: 567 Place ID: 1068

A glacier flowing west into Amundsen Bay between Ragged Peaks and Mt Gleadell. First visited by an ANARE party, led by P W Crohn, on 28 October, 1956, and named to commemorate the great assistance obtained from the Beaver aircraft on coastal operations.

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