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
Hourglass Lake (USA) 77° 21' 00.0" S 161° 04' 00.0" E Water body
Name ID: 126745 Place ID: 6650

Small meltwater lake midway between Webb Lake and Lake Vashka in Barwick Valley, Victoria Land. The descriptive name was given in 1964 by American geologist Parker E. Calkin and alludes to the outline of the lake.

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