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Name Latitude Longitude Feature Type
Kauffman, Mount (USA) 75° 37' 00.0" S 132° 25' 00.0" W Mountain
Name ID: 127277 Place ID: 7392

Prominent mountain (2,365 m) that surmounts the NW end of Ames Range in Marie Byrd Land. Mapped by USGS from surveys and U.S. Navy air photos, 1959-65. Named by US-ACAN for Cdr. S.K. Kauffman, USN, staff civil engineering officer who supervised the planning and building of Plateau Station, 1965-66.

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