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Mount Montreuil

Mount Montreuil is a mountain, 2.680 metres high, along the north side of Gair Glacier 8.5 nautical miles east of Mount Supernal, in the Mountaineer Range of Victoria Land, Antarctica. It was mapped by the United States Geological Survey from sur ...

Moraine Ridge

Moraine Ridge is a small ridge in the northeastern part of the Cartographers Range, descending to the southwest flank of Tucker Glacier just south of the junction with Pearl Harbor Glacier, in Victoria Land, Antarctica. It was so named by the New ...

Moubray Bay

Moubray Bay is a bay in the western Ross Sea, indenting the coast of Victoria Land, Antarctica, between Cape Roget and Cape Hallett. It was discovered in 1841 by Sir James Clark Ross and named by him for George H. Moubray, clerk in charge of the ...

Moubray Glacier

Moubray Glacier is a rather steep glacier flowing south to Moubray Bay from Adare Saddle on Adare Peninsula in Antarctica. It is one of the main contributors of ice to Moubray Piedmont Glacier. The glacier was named by the New Zealand Geological ...

Moubray Piedmont Glacier

Moubray Piedmont Glacier is a piedmont glacier filling the northern part of Moubray Bay, Antarctica, formed by the confluence of Moubray Glacier and of ice streams falling from the west side of the south end of Adare Peninsula. The greater part o ...

Mount Phillips (Antarctica)

Mount Phillips is a mainly ice-covered mountain rising to about 3.035 metres lying about 11 miles west of Mount Alberts, situated in the southern portion of the Malta Plateau, on the Borchgrevink Coast, named for Anglo-Norwegian explorer Carsten ...

Mountaineer Range

Mountaineer Range is the range of mountains lying between the Mariner and Aviator Glaciers in Victoria Land, Antarctica. The seaward parts of the range were first viewed by Ross in 1841, and subsequently by several British and later American expe ...

Mount Murchison (Victoria Land)

Mount Murchison is a mountain in Victoria Land, Antarctica. Sources differ as to whether Murchison is the highest peak of the Mountaineer Range, or the second highest if Mount Supernal is considered part of the range.

Nascent Glacier

Nascent Glacier is a short, fairly smooth glacier in the east extremity of Mountaineer Range, draining southeast to the coast of Victoria Land between Gauntlet Ridge and Index Point. So named in 1966 by New Zealand Antarctic Place-Names Committee ...

Nathan Hills

Nathan Hills is a series of hills in the east part of the Arrowhead Range of the Southern Cross Mountains, in Victoria Land. Named by the southern party of New Zealand Geological Survey Antarctic Expedition, 1966–67, for Simon Nathan, senior geol ...

Navigator Nunatak

Navigator Nunatak is a large nunatak in the middle of the head of Aviator Glacier in Victoria Land. Named by the northern party of New Zealand Geological Survey Antarctic Expedition, 1962–63, because it is a good landmark for navigation and the n ...

Neall Massif

Neall Massif is a mountain massif rising between the Salamander and West Quartzite Ranges. Named by the New Zealand Antarctic Place-Names Committee for V.E. Neall, leader and geologist of the New Zealand Geological Survey Antarctic Expedition, 19 ...

Nelson Nunatak

Nelson Nunatak is a mainly ice-covered nunatak in the middle of Hand Glacier, in the Victory Mountains, Victoria Land. Mapped by United States Geological Survey from surveys and U.S. Navy air photos, 1960-64. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarc ...

Nestling Rock

Nestling Rock is a rock lying in the sea just east of the north portion of Adare Peninsula, along the coast of Victoria Land. The descriptive name applied by New Zealand Antarctic Place-Names Committee suggests the location of this relatively sma ...

New Year Peak

New Year Peak is the major peak on the northwest side of Toboggan Gap in the Millen Range, Victory Mountains, Victoria Land. The name was suggested by Bradley Field, geologist, New Zealand Geological Survey, whose field party camped below the pea ...

Mount Noice

Mount Noice is a mountain surmounting the southwest edge of Deception Plateau, 8 nautical miles south of Mount Overlord, in Victoria Land. Mapped by United States Geological Survey from surveys and U.S. Navy air photos, 1960–64. Named by Advisory ...

Mount Northampton

Mount Northampton is a mountain) that rises above the central part of the ridge just east of Bowers Glacier in the Victory Mountains, Victoria Land. Discovered in January 1841 by Sir James Clark Ross, who named it for the Marquess of Northampton, ...

Novasio Ridge

Novasio Ridge is a long, ice-covered ridge separating the lower portions of Freimanis and Man-o-War Glaciers in the Admiralty Mountains. Mapped by United States Geological Survey from surveys and U.S. Navy air photos, 1960-62. Named by Advisory C ...

ONeal Ridge

ONeal Ridge is a high ridge trending NE-SW, bounded by Ingham Glacier and Humphries Glacier in the Victory Mountains of Victoria Land. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names for Russell D. ONeal, member of the National Science Board, 1972 ...

Oakley Glacier

Oakley Glacier, is a glacier in the Mountaineer Range that descends east from Mount Casey to merge with the floating tongue from the Icebreaker Glacier at Lady Newnes Bay, in Victoria Land, Antarctica. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey from survey ...

Olson Glacier

Olson Glacier is a tributary glacier descending westward from Malta Plateau to enter Seafarer Glacier, in the Victory Mountains, Victoria Land. Mapped by United States Geological Survey from surveys and U.S. Navy air photos, 1960-62. Named by Adv ...

Oread Spur

Oread Spur is a rock spur on the south side of Tucker Glacier, 10 nautical miles west of Crater Cirque, on which a survey station was placed at a height of 1.185 m by the New Zealand Geological Survey Antarctic Expedition, 1957-58. They named it ...

Osuga Glacier

Osuga Glacier is a tributary glacier flowing northeast to Trafalgar Glacier just east of Mount Burton, in the Victory Mountains, Victoria Land. Mapped by United States Geological Survey from surveys and U.S. Navy air photos, 1960-64. Named by Adv ...

Mount Overlord

Mount Overlord is a very large mountain which is an extinct stratovolcano, situated at the northwest limit of Deception Plateau, 50 miles inland from the Ross Sea and just east of the head of Aviator Glacier in Victoria Land. Its asymmetrical con ...

Parasite Cone

Parasite Cone is a small parasitic cone on the northwest flank of Mount Overlord, 6.5 nautical miles distant from the latters summit, in the Mountaineer Range, Victoria Land. Given this descriptive name by the northern party of New Zealand Geolog ...

Parker Glacier

Parker Glacier is a valley glacier in the Mountaineer Range of Victoria Land which drains the area just east and northeast of Mount Monteagle, and flows south to Lady Newnes Bay where it terminates in a floating glacier tongue adjacent to Andrus ...

Mount Pearigen

Mount Pearigen is a prominent mountain standing 6 nautical miles northwest of Mount Hart in the Admiralty Mountains. Mapped by United States Geological Survey from surveys and U.S. Navy air photos, 1960–64. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarcti ...

Pearl Harbor Glacier

Pearl Harbor Glacier is a major tributary glacier flowing generally east from the Victory Mountains and entering the southwest side of Tucker Glacier 17 nautical miles northwest of Bypass Hill. Named by the New Zealand Geological Survey Antarctic ...

Mount Pearson

Mount Pearson is a prominent snow peak situated at the west side of the mouth of Lensen Glacier where the latter joins Pearl Harbor Glacier, in the Victory Mountains, Victoria Land. Named by the northern party of NZFMCAE, 1962–63, for F.H. Pearso ...

Pemmican Step

Pemmican Step is a step-like rise in the level of Tucker Glacier above its junction with Leander Glacier, in Victoria Land. It is very crevassed in its southern half, but there is easy traveling over it toward its north end. Named by the New Zeal ...

Mount Pew

Mount Pew is a mountain that surmounts the central part of the ridge separating Kelly and Towles Glaciers, in the Admiralty Mountains in Antarctica. Mapped by United States Geological Survey from surveys and U.S. Navy air photos, 1960–64. Named b ...

Cape Phillips

Cape Phillips is a cape approximately midway along the east side of Daniell Peninsula, 8 nautical miles southeast of Mount Brewster, in Victoria Land. Discovered in January 1841 by Sir James Clark Ross who named it for Lieutenant Charles G. Phill ...

Pilot Glacier

Pilot Glacier is a short, deeply entrenched tributary glacier in the Mountaineer Range, descending along the southeast side of Deception Plateau to enter Aviator Glacier, in Victoria Land. Named by the northern party of New Zealand Geological Sur ...

Piore Ridge

Piore Ridge is a prominent ridge, 11 nautical miles long, located between Elder Glacier and Bowers Glacier in the Victory Mountains of Victoria Land. Mapped by the New Zealand Geological Survey Antarctic Expedition, 1957–58, and the United States ...

Cape Polar Sea

Cape Polar Sea is a rock cape that forms the west extremity of Coulman Island in northwest Ross Sea. Named in 1998 by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names after USCGC Polar Sea, an icebreaker in support of United States Antarctic Program activit ...

Cape Polar Star

Cape Polar Star is a bold cape which forms the southwest extremity of Coulman Island in northwestern Ross Sea. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names in 1987 after USCGC activities in Antarctica, including the Ross Sea, since Operation De ...

Ponganis Icefall

Ponganis Icefall is an icefall, 1.000 metres high and 1.25 nautical miles wide on the east side of Coulman Island in the Ross Sea. The icefall descends from the Hawkes Heights caldera to the sea at Cape Main. It was named by the Advisory Committe ...

Possession Islands

The Possession Islands are a group of small islands and rocks extending over an area of about 7 miles, lying in the western part of the Ross Sea, 5 miles southeast of Cape McCormick, Victoria Land. The Possession Islands were named by Captain Jam ...

Potts Glacier

Potts Glacier is a steep glacier draining from the west slopes of Malta Plateau and flowing south to enter Mariner Glacier, in the Victory Mountains, Victoria Land. Mapped by United States Geological Survey from surveys and U.S. Navy air photos, ...

Mount Prior

Mount Prior is a mountain about 10 nautical miles west of Mount Brewster, rising at the head of Whitehall Glacier in the west part of Daniell Peninsula, Victoria Land. Named by New Zealand Geological Survey Antarctic Expedition, 1957–58, for Geor ...

Purvis Peak

Purvis Peak is a peak 2 nautical miles northeast of Mount Northampton in the Victory Mountains of Victoria Land. The peak overlooks the terminus of Tucker Glacier from the south. Mapped by New Zealand Geological Survey Antarctic Expedition, 1957– ...

Quarterdeck Ridge

Quarterdeck Ridge is the undulating, north-south snow crest of Hallett Peninsula. For the most part this crest is very close to the great 1.500 meter Cotter Cliffs that fall abruptly to the Ross Sea. The range was so named by the New Zealand Geol ...

Quartermain Point

Quartermain Point is a prominent point in the north part of Moubray Bay between Helm Point and Cape Roget. It was named by the New Zealand Geological Survey Antarctic Expedition, 1957–58, for L.B. Quartermain, president, New Zealand Antarctic Soc ...

Quetin Head

Quetin Head is a rock headland 3.5 nautical miles southwest of Cape Phillips, Daniell Peninsula, Borchgrevink Coast. The headland rises to 900 m and marks the eastern extent of Mandible Cirque. Named by the Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names i ...

Mount Randall

Mount Randall is a mountain rising to 3.000 m at the south end of Hackerman Ridge in the Victory Mountains, Victoria Land. The mountain, which forms the summit area in this part of the ridge, is 2 nautical miles west of Mount Riddolls and 3.5 nau ...

Random Hills

Random Hills are a group of rugged hills in Victoria Land, Antarctica. Bounded on the west by Campbell Glacier and on the east by Tinker Glacier and Wood Bay, centered about 15 nautical miles north-northwest of Mount Melbourne, they were named by ...

Rastorfer Glacier

Rastorfer Glacier is a glacier draining south from the Admiralty Mountains and entering upper Tucker Glacier just east of Homerun Range. Mapped by United States Geological Survey from surveys and U.S. Navy aerial photography, 1960-63. Named by Ad ...

Redcastle Ridge

Redcastle Ridge is a castlelike ridge of red and black volcanic rocks between Arneb Glacier and the terminal face of Edisto Glacier at the head of Edisto Inlet. So named by the New Zealand Geological Survey Antarctic Expedition, 1957–58, because ...

Retreat Hills

Retreat Hills is a group of hills at the south side of the head of Astronaut Glacier, along the south margin of Evans Neve. So named by the Northern Party of the New Zealand Geological Survey Antarctic Expedition, 1962–63, which had hoped to visi ...

Mount Riddolls

Mount Riddolls is a very prominent mountain, 3.295 metres, situated directly at the head of Rudolph Glacier in the Victory Mountains of Victoria Land. Named by the Mariner Glacier geology party of the New Zealand Geological Survey Antarctic Exped ...