Antarctic place names

Search here for Australian Antarctic places names. The search includes Heard Island and Macquarie Island. Alternatively search all Antarctic places names in the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Information about the place names committee and procedures.

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Spatial Options
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Display Scale Options
Note These display scales were chosen for use by Australia, with an emphasis on East Antarctica.
          For example, selecting 'Aus_display_scale_20M' would only return names that would appear on a 1:20 million scale map.

Aus_display_scale_20M Aus_display_scale_10M Aus_display_scale_5M
Aus_display_scale_2M Aus_display_scale_1M Aus_display_scale_500k
Aus_display_scale_250k Aus_display_scale_100k Aus_display_scale_50k
Aus_display_scale_25k Aus_display_scale_10k Aus_display_scale_5k