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Brattskarvet Mountain

Brattskarvet Mountain is a mountain, 2.100 metres high, next north of Vendeholten Mountain in the Sverdrup Mountains of Queen Maud Land. It was photographed from the air by the Third German Antarctic Expedition. It was mapped by Norwegian cartogr ...

                                               

Breidskaret Pass

Breidskaret Pass is a mountain pass between Hogfonna Mountain and Jokulskarvet Ridge in the Borg Massif, Queen Maud Land. It was mapped by Norwegian cartographers from surveys and from air photos by the Norwegian–British–Swedish Antarctic Expedit ...

                                               

Breidsvellet

Breidsvellet is a steep ice slope on the east side of Jokulskarvet Ridge, in the Borg Massif of Queen Maud Land. It was mapped by Norwegian cartographers from surveys and from air photos by the Norwegian–British–Swedish Antarctic Expedition and n ...

                                               

Brekkerista Ridge

Brekkerista Ridge is a ridge 2 nautical miles northeast of the summit of Jutulrora Mountain in the Sverdrup Mountains of Queen Maud Land. It was plotted from air photos by the Third German Antarctic Expedition. It was remapped by Norwegian cartog ...

                                               

Brugda Ridge

Brugda Ridge is a ridge extending east-southeast from the south side of Jutulsessen Mountain in the Gjelsvik Mountains, Queen Maud Land. It was photographed from the air by the Third German Antarctic Expedition, mapped by Norwegian cartographers ...

                                               

Bundermann Range

The Bundermann Range is a small mountain range located immediately north of Nupskammen Ridge and Terningskarvet Mountain in the Gjelsvik Mountains of Queen Maud Land. The name Bundermannketten was applied to a range of mountains in this area by t ...

                                               

Charles Glacier

Charles Glacier is a small, steep glacier draining the south side of Borg Mountain, in the Borg Massif of Queen Maud Land. It was mapped by Norwegian cartographers from surveys and from air photos by the Norwegian–British–Swedish Antarctic Expedi ...

                                               

Dalsnuten Peak

Dalsnuten Peak is a peak rising above the ice in the northeast part of Raudberg Valley just north of Jokulskarvet Ridge, in the Borg Massif of Queen Maud Land. It was mapped by Norwegian cartographers from surveys and air photos by the Norwegian– ...

                                               

Domen Butte

Domen Butte is a snow-topped butte with steep rock sides, just southwest of Hogskavlen Mountain in the Borg Massif of Queen Maud Land. It was mapped by Norwegian cartographers from surveys and air photos by the Norwegian–British–Swedish Antarctic ...

                                               

Duken Flat

Duken Flat is a small, flat, ice-covered area between Urnosa Spur and Framranten Point, near the southwest end of the Kirwan Escarpment in Queen Maud Land. It was mapped by Norwegian cartographers from surveys and air photos by the Norwegian–Brit ...

                                               

Durrance Inlet

Durrance Inlet is an ice-filled inlet 10 nautical miles north of Veststraumen Glacier along the Princess Martha Coast of Antarctica. The inlet is 5 nautical miles wide, recedes 12 nautical miles, and opens to the Riiser-Larsen Ice Shelf. It was p ...

                                               

Dyna Hill

Dyna Hill is a hill 2 nautical miles west of Kvithovden Peak in the Sverdrup Mountains of Queen Maud Land. It was photographed from the air by the Third German Antarctic Expedition. It was mapped by Norwegian cartographers from surveys and air ph ...

                                               

Egil Peak

Egil Peak is a peak, 2.640 metres high, at the east side of Isingen Mountain, in the Sverdrup Mountains of Queen Maud Land. It was photographed from the air by the Third German Antarctic Expedition. It was mapped by Norwegian cartographers from s ...

                                               

Ekstrom Ice Shelf

The Ekstrom Ice Shelf is the ice shelf lying between Sorasen Ridge and Halvfarryggen Ridge, on the Princess Martha Coast of Queen Maud Land. It was first mapped by the Norwegian–British–Swedish Antarctic Expedition, and named for Bertil Ekstrom, ...

                                               

Enden Point

Enden Point is a rock point at the southwest side of Belgen Valley, in the Kirwan Escarpment of Queen Maud Land. It was mapped by Norwegian cartographers from surveys and air photos by the Norwegian–British–Swedish Antarctic Expedition, led by Jo ...

                                               

Explora Escarpment

Explora Escarpment is an undersea escarpment named for the Antarctic science ship F.S. Explora. The name, proposed by Dr. Heinrich Hinze of the Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research, Bremerhaven, Germany, was approved by the Advi ...

                                               

Fasettfjellet

Fasettfjellet is a mountain, 2.425 metres high, standing north of Flogstallen in the northeast part of the Borg Massif in Queen Maud Land, Antarctica. It was mapped by Norwegian cartographers from surveys and air photos by Norwegian–British–Swedi ...

                                               

Festninga Mountain

Festninga Mountain is a broad, ice-topped mountain, 2.535 metres high, standing west of Mount Hochlin at the west end of the Muhlig-Hofmann Mountains, in Queen Maud Land, Antarctica. it was mapped by Norwegian cartographers from surveys and air p ...

                                               

Festningsporten Pass

Festningsporten Pass is an ice-covered gap in the middle of the north face of Festninga Mountain leading to the mountains flat summit, in the Muhlig-Hofmann Mountains, Queen Maud Land, Antarctica. it was mapped by Norwegian cartographers from sur ...

                                               

Fimbul Ice Shelf

The Fimbul Ice Shelf is an ice shelf about 200 km long and 100 km wide, nourished by Jutulstraumen Glacier, bordering the coast of Queen Maud Land from 3°W to 3°E. It was photographed from the air by the Third German Antarctic Expedition, mapped ...

                                               

Fingeren Peak

Fingeren Peak is a peak immediately northwest of Hogskavlpiggen Peak, in the Borg Massif of Queen Maud Land, Antarctica. It was mapped by Norwegian cartographers from surveys and air photos by the Norwegian–British–Swedish Antarctic Expedition an ...

                                               

Flårjuven Bluff

Flårjuven Bluff is a flat-topped, largely ice-free bluff about 1 nautical mile north of Storkletten Peak, on the Ahlmann Ridge in Queen Maud Land, Antarctica. It was mapped by Norwegian cartographers from surveys and air photos by the Norwegian–B ...

                                               

Flårjuvnutane Peaks

The Flårjuvnutane Peaks are a group of small rock peaks about 1 nautical mile west of Flårjuven Bluff, on the Ahlmann Ridge in Queen Maud Land, Antarctica. They were mapped by Norwegian cartographers from surveys and air photos by the Norwegian–B ...

                                               

Flogstallen

Flogstallen is a flat, icecapped mountain with steep rock sides just northeast of Jokulskarvet Ridge, in the Borg Massif of Queen Maud Land, Antarctica. It was mapped by Norwegian cartographers from surveys, original research and air photos by th ...

                                               

Framranten Point

Framranten Point is a rocky point that extends northwestward from Kuvungen Hill, near the southwest end of the Kirwan Escarpment in Queen Maud Land, Antarctica. It was mapped by Norwegian cartographers from surveys and air photos by the Norwegian ...

                                               

Framskotet Spur

Framskotet Spur is a rock spur forming the western extremity of Borg Mountain in Queen Maud Land, Antarctica. It was mapped by Norwegian cartographers from surveys and air photos by the Norwegian–British–Swedish Antarctic Expedition and named Fra ...

                                               

Fred Cirque

Fred Cirque is a large cirque in the west side of Roots Heights, in the Sverdrup Mountains of Queen Maud Land, Antarctica. It was photographed from the air by the Third German Antarctic Expedition. It was mapped by Norwegian cartographers from su ...

                                               

Friis-Baastad Peak

Friis-Baastad Peak is one of the ice-free peaks at the south side of Frostlendet Valley, situated 1 nautical mile southeast of the Mana Mountain in the Borg Massif of Queen Maud Land, Antarctica. It was mapped by Norwegian cartographers from surv ...

                                               

Frostlendet Valley

Frostlendet Valley is an ice-filled valley, about 15 miles long, draining northeastward along the south side of Hogfonna Mountain, in the Borg Massif of Queen Maud Land, Antarctica. It was mapped by Norwegian cartographers from surveys and air ph ...

                                               

Fuglefjellet

Fuglefjellet is a mountain 7 nautical miles east of Mount Roer in the Sverdrup Mountains of Queen Maud Land, Antarctica. It was photographed from the air by the Third German Antarctic Expedition. It was mapped by Norwegian cartographers from surv ...

                                               

Gablenz Range

The Gablenz Range is a mountain range, 13 nautical miles long, including Skigarden Ridge, Mount Grytoyr and associated features. The range lies between the northern part of the Preuschoff Range and the Luz Range in the Muhlig-Hofmann Mountains of ...

                                               

Gavlen Ridge

Gavlen Ridge is a ridge forming the southern extremity of the Roots Heights, in the southern part of the Sverdrup Mountains in Queen Maud Land, Antarctica. It was photographed from the air by the Third German Antarctic Expedition, which took plac ...

                                               

Gavlpiggen Peak

Gavlpiggen Peak is a low, isolated peak 2 nautical miles southwest of Klakknabben Peak, just north of the Kirwan Escarpment in Queen Maud Land, Antarctica. It was mapped by Norwegian cartographers from surveys and air photos by the Norwegian–Brit ...

                                               

Gburek Peaks

The Gburek Peaks are a group of rocky elevations including Straumsvola Mountain and Jutulrora Mountain, forming the western end of the Sverdrup Mountains in Queen Maud Land, Antarctica. They were discovered by the Third German Antarctic Expeditio ...

                                               

Gluvrekletten Peak

Gluvrekletten Peak is a peak, 2.200 metres high, between Terningskarvet Mountain and Nupskammen Ridge in the Gjelsvik Mountains of Queen Maud Land, Antarctica. It was photographed from the air by the Third German Antarctic Expedition. It was mapp ...

                                               

Gockel Ridge

Gockel Ridge is a ridge extending from Alan Peak to Nupskapa Peak at the south end of the Sverdrup Mountains in Antarctica. The name "Gockelkamm" after Wilhelm Gockel, a meteorological assistant on the expedition, was given to a ridge in the area ...

                                               

Gommen Valley

Gommen Valley is an ice-filled valley between Tunga Spur and Kuven Hill, near the southwest end of the Kirwan Escarpment in Queen Maud Land, Antarctica. It was mapped by Norwegian cartographers from surveys and air photos by the Norwegian–British ...

                                               

Gordon Peak

Gordon Peak is a rock peak marking the northwest end of the Robin Heights in the Sverdrup Mountains of Queen Maud Land, Antarctica. It was photographed from the air by the Third German Antarctic Expedition. It was mapped by Norwegian cartographer ...

                                               

Gosta Peaks

The Gosta Peaks are the northeastern peaks of the Liljequist Heights, in the southern part of Ahlmann Ridge in Queen Maud Land, Antarctica. They were mapped by Norwegian cartographers from surveys and air photos by the Norwegian–British–Swedish A ...

                                               

Grinda Ridge

Grinda Ridge is a rock ridge 1.5 nautical miles long, immediately north of Mount Grytoyr in the Muhlig-Hofmann Mountains of Queen Maud Land, Antarctica. It was mapped from surveys and air photos by the Sixth Norwegian Antarctic Expedition and nam ...

                                               

Grunehogna Peaks

The Grunehogna Peaks are a group of peaks 2 nautical miles north of the Liljequist Heights, in the south part of Ahlmann Ridge in Queen Maud Land, Antarctica. They were photographed from the air by the Third German Antarctic Expedition. They were ...

                                               

Mount Grytoyr

Mount Grytoyr is a broad ice-topped mountain, 2.695 metres high, between Flogeken Glacier and Stuttflog Glacier in the Muhlig-Hofmann Mountains of Queen Maud Land, Antarctica. It was mapped by Norwegian cartographers from surveys and air photos b ...

                                               

Mount Hallgren

Mount Hallgren is a mountain, largely ice-covered, with a steep, rocky northern face, situated 27 nautical miles southwest of the Neumayer Cliffs in the Kirwan Escarpment, Queen Maud Land, Antarctica. It was mapped by Norwegian cartographers from ...

                                               

Hamaroya Mountain

Hamaroya Mountain is an isolated ice-free mountain in the middle of the mouth of Vestreskorve Glacier in the Muhlig-Hofmann Mountains of Queen Maud Land, Antarctica. It was mapped from surveys and air photos by the Sixth Norwegian Antarctic Exped ...

                                               

Hamartind Peak

Hamartind Peak is a peak, 2.885 metres high, at the eastern extremity of the Hamrane Heights, in the Sverdrup Mountains of Queen Maud Land, Antarctica. The peak was photographed from the air by the Third German Antarctic Expedition. It was mapped ...

                                               

Hamrane Heights

The Hamrane Heights are ice-free heights between Skarsdalen Valley and Hei Glacier in the Sverdrup Mountains of Queen Maud Land, Antarctica. They were photographed from the air by the Third German Antarctic Expedition. The heights were mapped by ...

                                               

Hatten Peak

Hatten Peak is an isolated rock peak 6 nautical miles northwest of Veten Mountain, rising above the ice at the northwest side of Borg Massif in Queen Maud Land, Antarctica. It was mapped by Norwegian cartographers from surveys and air photos by t ...

                                               

Mount Hedden

Mount Hedden is a nunatak 1.515 metres high lying 1 nautical mile north of Brattskarvet Mountain in the Sverdrup Mountains of Queen Maud Land, Antarctica. The name "Hedden-Berg" after Karl Hedden, a sailor with the expedition, was applied in the ...

                                               

Heikampen Peak

Heikampen Peak is a peak at the southeast end of the Robin Heights in the Sverdrup Mountains of Queen Maud Land, Antarctica. It was photographed from the air by the Third German Antarctic Expedition. It was mapped by Norwegian cartographers from ...

                                               

Heksegryta Peaks

Heksegryta Peaks are a group of peaks rising between Belgen Valley and Tverregg Glacier, in the Kirwan Escarpment of Queen Maud Land, Antarctica. They were mapped by Norwegian cartographers from surveys and air photos by the Norwegian–British–Swe ...