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
Kvithamaren (NOR) 71° 59' 00.0" S 5° 03' 00.0" E Cliff
Name ID: 115509 Place ID: 7953

Mountain SW of Vestre Skorvebreen in Mühlig-Hofmannfjella, Fimbulheimen. K.=the white hammer.

Kvithamaren Cliff (USA) 71° 59' 00.0" S 5° 02' 00.0" E Cliff
Name ID: 127662 Place ID: 7953

A cliff just E of Slokstallen Mountain in the Muhlig-Hofmann Mountains, Queen Maud Land. Mapped by Norwegian cartographers from surveys and air photos by the NorAE (1956-60) and named Kvithamaren (the white hammer or crag).

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