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
Harvey Peak (AUS) 79° 13' 00.1" S 157° 01' 00.1" E Peak
Name ID: 1961 Place ID: 6066

An ice-free peak, 2,120 m above sea level, about 4 km south of the central part of Finger Ridges. Mapped from air photographs taken by the US Navy. Named by USACAN after P. Harvey, a member of the US Army aviation support group for Topo North and South, 1961-62.

Harvey Peak (USA) 79° 13' 00.0" S 157° 01' 00.0" E Peak
Name ID: 126261 Place ID: 6066

An ice-free peak, 2,120 m, standing 2 mi S of the Finger Ridges in the Cook Mountains. Mapped by the USGS from tellurometer surveys and Navy air photos, 1959-63. Named by US-ACAN for Paul Harvey, a member of the U.S. Army aviation support unit for Topo North and Topo South (1961-62) which conducted the tellurometer surveys.

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