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Name Latitude Longitude Feature Type
Lake Hoare (USA) 77° 38' 00.0" S 162° 51' 00.0" E Water body
Name ID: 126559 Place ID: 6430

A lake about 2 mi long between Lake Chad and Canada Glacier in Taylor Valley, Victoria Land. Named by the 8th VUWAE, 1963-64, for physicist R.A. Hoare, a member of VUWAE that examined lakes in Taylor, Wright, and Victoria Valleys.

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