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
Misch Crag (NZL) 71° 14' 00.0" S 159° 52' 00.0" E Crag
Name ID: 113932 Place ID: 9657

Northern end of Daniels Range.

Misch Crag (USA) 71° 14' 00.0" S 159° 52' 00.0" E Crag
Name ID: 128963 Place ID: 9657

A rock crag 1 mi NE of Forsythe Bluff, rising to c. 2,590 m on the W side of Daniels Range, Usarp Mountains. Mapped by USGS from surveys and USN aerial photographs, 1960-63. Named by US-ACAN in 1986 after Peter Misch, Professor Emeritus of Geology, University of Washington, who has contributed to the training of numerous geologists who have worked in the Antarctic.

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