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
Herlacher, Cape (RUS) 73° 50' 00.0" S 113° 55' 00.0" W Cape
Name ID: 118439 Place ID: 6292

Herlacher, Cape (USA) 73° 52' 00.0" S 114° 12' 00.0" W Cape
Name ID: 126463 Place ID: 6292

A bold, ice-covered cape forming the N end of Martin Peninsula in Marie Byrd Land. Delineated from aerial photographs taken by USN Operation HighJump in January 1947. Named by US-ACAN in 1955 after Carl J. Herlacher, principal Antarctic cartographer with the U.S. Navy Hydrographic Office 1937.

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