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
Hoel Mountains (USA) 72° 00' 00.0" S 14° 00' 00.0" E Mountain
Name ID: 126583 Place ID: 6457

A group of mountains including the Weyprecht and Payer Mountains in Queen Maud Land. First photographed from the air and plotted by the GerAE (1938-39). Mapped by Norwegian cartographers from surveys and air photos by the NorAE (1956-60) and named for Adolf Hoel, Norwegian geologist and Arctic explorer, leader and member of many expeditions to Greenland and Spitsbergen since 1907.

Hoelfjella (NOR) 72° 00' 00.0" S 14° 00' 00.0" E Mountain
Name ID: 115269 Place ID: 6457

Mountain area E-most in Fimbulheimen. After Adolf Hoel, 1879-1964, Norwegian geologist and Arctic explorer, leader of Norges Svalbard- og Ishavs-unders√łkelser until 1945.

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