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
Lomonosov Mountains (USA) 71° 31' 00.0" S 15° 20' 00.0" E Mountain
Name ID: 128167 Place ID: 8597

A somewhat isolated chain of mountains extending 18 mi NE-SW, located 20 mi E of the Wohlthat Mountains in Queen Maud Land. Discovered and first plotted from air photos by the GerAE, 1938-39. Mapped from air photos and surveys by NorAE, 1958-59; remapped by SovAE, 1960-61, and named after M.V. Lomonosov, Russian scientist.

Lomonosova, gory (RUS) 71° 29' 00.0" S 15° 20' 00.0" E Mountain
Name ID: 119121 Place ID: 8597

Lomonosovfjella (NOR) 71° 33' 00.0" S 15° 24' 00.0" E Mountain
Name ID: 135765 Place ID: 8597

Row of small mountains between Musketovbreen And Entusiastbreen in Fimbulheimen. After Michail Vasiljevich Lomonosov, 1711-65, Russian poet and scientist.

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