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
Kvithø (NOR) 72° 29' 00.0" S 1° 14' 00.0" E Peak
Name ID: 115512 Place ID: 7954

Mostly ice-covered crag S of Isingen, in the middle part of H.U.Sverdrupfjella, Fimbulheimen. K.=the white hill.

Kvithø (RUS) 72° 29' 00.0" S 1° 12' 00.0" E Peak
Name ID: 118929 Place ID: 7954

Kvithø Peak (USA) 72° 29' 00.0" S 1° 13' 00.0" E Peak
Name ID: 127663 Place ID: 7954

An isolated peak rising above the ice 7 mi SE of Kvitkjolen Ridge, in the Sverdrup Mountains, Queen Maud Land. Photographed from the air by the GerAE (1938-39). Mapped by Norwegian cartographers from surveys and air photos by NBSAE (1949-52) and air photos by the Norwegian expedition (1958-59) and named Kvitho (white hill).

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