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
Mizuho Kôgen (JPN) 73° 00' 00.0" S 40° 00' 00.0" E Plateau
Name ID: 112444 Place ID: 9691

A mainly featureless ice plateau between 30°E and 45°E in the northeastern part of Dronning Maud Land. Field parties of JARE, 1959-61, studied the plateau, and the JARE Headquarters named Mizuho Kôgen. Mizuho is one of the ancient names of Japan.

Mizuho Plateau (RUS) 71° 10' 00.0" S 40° 00' 00.0" E Plateau
Name ID: 119464 Place ID: 9691

Mizuho Plateau (USA) 71° 30' 00.0" S 39° 00' 00.0" E Plateau
Name ID: 128989 Place ID: 9691

A mainly featureless ice plateau, situated eastward of the Queen Fabiola Mountains and southward of the Shirase Glacier in Queen Maud Land. A field party of the JARE studied the Mizuho Plateau in November-December 1960 and gave its name. At the Japanese station on East Ongul Island it was called "Japan Highland," but this name was not adopted officially. Mizuho is one of the ancient names of Japan.

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