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
Koms Glacier (USA) 72° 03' 00.0" S 25° 18' 00.0" E Glacier
Name ID: 127546 Place ID: 7725

Glacier, 5 mi long, flowing N between Mefjell Mountain and Komsa Mountain in the Sor Rondane Mountains. Mapped by Norwegian cartographers in 1957 from air photos taken by USN Operation HighJump, 1946-47, and named Komsbreen (the Lapp cradle glacier).

Komsbreen (NOR) 72° 06' 00.0" S 25° 22' 00.0" E Glacier
Name ID: 115454 Place ID: 7725

Glacier between Urfjell and komsa in the middle part of Sør-Rondane. From neighbouring name: Komsa.

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