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
Lützow-Holm Bay (USA) 69° 10' 00.0" S 37° 30' 00.0" E Bay
Name ID: 128242 Place ID: 8743

A large bay, about 120 mi wide, indenting the coast of Queen Maud Land between Riiser-Larsen Peninsula and the coastal angle immediately east of the Flatvaer Islands. Discovered by Capt. Hjalmar Riiser-Larsen in two airplane flights from his expedition vessel, the Norvegia, on Feb. 21 and 23, 1931. The name, honoring Cdr. Finn Lutzow-Holm of the Norwegian Naval Air Service, a pilot for Capt. Riiser-Larsen on the Aagaard in 1935.

Lützow-Holmbukta (NOR) 69° 30' 00.0" S 38° 00' 00.0" E Bay
Name ID: 115574 Place ID: 8743

Bay between Prins Harald Kyst and Kronprins Olav Kyst. After Finn Lützow-Holm, 1890-1950, Norwegian naval officer who visited Antarctica with "Norvegia" in 1929-30.

Lützow-Holmbukta (RUS) 69° 15' 00.0" S 37° 30' 00.0" E Bay
Name ID: 119159 Place ID: 8743

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