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Mount Pechell

Mount Pechell is a peak surmounting the west end of Hedgpeth Heights in the Anare Mountains. Discovered and rudely mapped in January 1841 by Captain James Ross, Royal Navy, who named this feature for Captain Sir Samuel J. Brooke Pechell, a junior ...

Mount Pedersen

Mount Pedersen is a mountain, 2.070 m, standing 9 nautical miles southeast of Galatos Peak in Salamander Range, Freyberg Mountains. Mapped by United States Geological Survey from surveys and U.S. Navy air photos, 1960–64. Named by Advisory Commit ...

Penelope Point

Penelope Point is a bold rock headland between Nielsen Glacier and Scott Keltie Glacier on the north coast of Victoria Land. First charted by the Northern Party, led by Campbell, of the British Antarctic Expedition, 1910–13. Named by them after t ...

Penseroso Bluff

Penseroso Bluff is a prominent bluff surmounting the narrow, northern neck of the Daniels Range, 10 nautical miles northeast of Mount Nero, in the Usarp Mountains. The Northern Party of the New Zealand Geological Survey Antarctic Expedition, 1963 ...

Peterson Bluff

Peterson Bluff is a prominent bluff on the north side of Ebbe Glacier. The feature forms the southeast end of the broad ridge descending from Mount Bolt in the Anare Mountains. Mapped by United States Geological Survey from surveys and U.S. Navy ...

Peterson Terrace

Peterson Terrace is a gently inclined, mostly ice-free area between Gaisser Valley and LaBelle Valley in the Cruzen Range of Victoria Land. The terrace rises to 1250 m; 750 m above Barwick Valley and Lake Vashka, close southward. Named by the Adv ...

Mount Phelan

Mount Phelan is a mostly ice-free mountain located 5 nautical miles southeast of Killer Nunatak in the south portion of Emlen Peaks, Usarp Mountains. Mapped by United States Geological Survey from surveys and U.S. Navy air photos, 1960–63. Named ...

Pilon Peak

Pilon Peak is a prominent peak standing 2 nautical miles northeast of Mount Works along the west side of Horne Glacier, in the Everett Range, Concord Mountains. Mapped by United States Geological Survey from ground surveys and U.S. Navy air photo ...

Pinet Butte

Pinet Butte is a small butte comprising the westernmost portion of the Caudal Hills, in Victoria Land. Mapped by United States Geological Survey from surveys and U.S. Navy air photos, 1960–64. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names for Pa ...

Pinnacle Gap

Pinnacle Gap is a gap between Pain and Tobin Mesas in the Mesa Range of Victoria Land. The feature was traversed and so named by the northern party of New Zealand Geological Survey Antarctic Expedition, 1962–63, because it is readily identified b ...

Pitkevitch Glacier

Pitkevitch Glacier is a glacier, 20 nautical miles long, flowing north from the Admiralty Mountains along the west side of DuBridge Range. The glacier reaches the sea just east of Atkinson Cliffs, where it forms Anderson Icefalls. A portion of th ...

Mount Pittard

Mount Pittard is a pointed mountain standing 12 nautical miles east of the north part of Homerun Range in the Admiralty Mountains. Mapped by United States Geological Survey from surveys and U.S. Navy aerial photography, 1960–63. Named by Advisory ...

Pitzman Glacier

Pitzman Glacier is a glacier, 6 nautical miles long, draining the southeast slopes of Pomerantz Tableland in the Usarp Mountains. It flows between Mount Lowman and Williams Bluff to an ice piedmont just eastward. Mapped by United States Geologica ...

Plata Glacier

Plata Glacier is a glacier in the Victory Mountains, Victoria Land, flowing north between the Mirabito Range and the Monteath Hills into Jutland Glacier. One of several features in the Victory Mountains named after naval encounters, its name comm ...

Platypus Ridge

Platypus Ridge is a large ice-covered ridge bordering the west side of the mouth of Lillie Glacier. It extends northeast from Bowers Mountains to the head of Ob Bay. Its position was fixed by S.L. Kirkby, surveyor with ANARE in February 1962. Nam ...

Mount Pleiones

Mount Pleiones is the southernmost and highest peak of The Pleiades, at the head of Mariner Glacier. Named by the New Zealand Antarctic Place-Names Committee after Pleiones of Greek mythology. This article incorporates public domain material from ...

Ponting Cliff

Ponting Cliff is an angular cliff that is similar in appearance to Meares Cliff just eastward, located 3 nautical miles east of the terminal confluences of the Dennistoun, Nash and Wallis Glaciers on the northern coast of Victoria Land. First cha ...

Posey Range

Posey Range is a mountain range in eastern Bowers Mountains, bounded by the Smithson, Graveson, Lillie and Champness Glaciers. Mapped by United States Geological Survey from ground surveys and U.S. Navy air photos, 1960–62. Named by Advisory Comm ...

Potter Nunataks

Potter Nunataks is a group of small, rather isolated nunataks about 6 nautical miles southwest of the Helliwell Hills and 20 nautical miles northeast of Welcome Mountain of the Outback Nunataks. Mapped by United States Geological Survey from surv ...

Prescott Spur

Prescott Spur is a rock spur running north to south and rising to 1.250 metres between Robson Glacier and Pyne Glacier in the Gonville and Caius Range of Victoria Land. It was named by the Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names in 2007 after BU2 R ...

Pressure Bay

Pressure Bay is an arm of Robertson Bay, 3 nautical miles wide, lying between Cape Wood and Birthday Point along the north coast of Victoria Land. Charted and named in 1911 by the Northern Party, led by Campbell, of the British Antarctic Expediti ...

Price Terrace

Price Terrace is a relatively level ice-free area between LaBelle Valley and Berkey Valley in the Cruzen Range of Victoria Land. The terrace rises to 1250 m, about 750 m above Barwick Valley close southward. Named by the Advisory Committee on Ant ...

Protection Cove

Protection Cove is a bay, 3 nautical miles wide, lying at the east side of Cape Klovstad where it forms the head of Robertson Bay, northern Victoria Land. First charted by British Antarctic Expedition, 1898–1900, under C. E. Borchgrevink, and so ...

Pryor Glacier

Pryor Glacier is a glacier flowing northeastward, to the north of Mount Shields and Yermak Point, into Rennick Bay. The feature is about 30 nautical miles long and forms a physical separation between Wilson Hills and Usarp Mountains. Mapped by Un ...

Pūanu Glacier

Pūanu Glacier is a glacier that occupies the upper portion of Papitashvili Valley in the Apocalypse Peaks of Victoria Land. Pūanu is a Māori word, meaning "intense cold", and was applied descriptively to this glacier in 2005 by the New Zealand Ge ...

Pyramid Peak (Victoria Land)

Pyramid Peak is a peak in the southeast part of Destination Nunataks, Victoria Land, rising to 2.565 metres. It is located 1 nautical mile north of Sphinx Peak. It was named by the Northern Party of the New Zealand Federated Mountain Clubs Antarc ...

Quam Heights

Quam Heights is a mostly snow-covered heights, 15 miles long and 4 miles wide, rising over 1.000 m and forming the coastline between the Barnett and Dennistoun Glaciers in northern Victoria Land, Antarctica. Mapped by United States Geological Sur ...

R4D Nunatak

R4D Nunatak is a nunatak lying 2 nautical miles southeast of Burkett Nunatak, at the southeast end of Monument Nunataks. Named by the Northern Party of New Zealand Geological Survey Antarctic Expedition, 1962–63, after the R4D "Dakota" aircraft u ...

Mount Radspinner

Mount Radspinner is a conspicuous ridge-like mountain, 1.785 m, located just east of Mount Freed and Copperstain Ridge in the east part of Bowers Mountains. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names for Captain Frank H. Radspinner, Jr., USA, ...

Raney Peak

Raney Peak is a symmetrical peak rising to 2.050 metres between Rim Glacier and Sprocket Glacier, Victoria Land. It was named by the Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names in 2007 after Michele E. Raney, who was a physician with the 1979 winter pa ...

Rastorguev Glacier

Rastorguev Glacier is a large tributary glacier which drains the east slopes of the Explorers Range between Mount Ford and Sturm and joins Lillie Glacier via Flensing Icefall. Mapped by United States Geological Survey from surveys and U.S. Navy a ...

Rawle Glacier

Rawle Glacier is a tributary glacier in the Concord Mountains, flowing northwest between Leitch Massif and King Range into the Black Glacier. Named by the northern party of New Zealand Geological Survey Antarctic Expedition, 1963–64, for Russell ...

Red Rock Peak

Red Rock Peak is a peak rising to 2.000 m about 1 nautical mile north-northwest of Thomson Peak in the south part of Mirabito Range, Victoria Land. The name is descriptive of the rock at the peak and was given by Bradley Field, geologist, New Zea ...

Redmond Bluff

Redmond Bluff is an abrupt east-facing bluff standing 2.5 nautical miles east of Mount Dalmeny in the Anare Mountains. Mapped by United States Geological Survey from surveys and U.S. Navy aerial photography, 1960–63. Named by Advisory Committee o ...

Mount Regina

Mount Regina is a mountain standing 16 km WNW of Mount LeResche in the southern part of the Everett Range. Mapped by USGS from surveys and U.S. Navy photography, 1960–63. Named by US-ACAN for Thomas Joseph Regina * 1942, Photographers Mate, US Na ...

Reilly Ridge

Reilly Ridge is a prominent rock ridge about 7 nautical miles long on the northeast side of Lanterman Range, Bowers Mountains, Antarctica. The ridge descends from the heights just east of Mount Bernstein and forms a part of the southwest wall of ...

Relay Bay

Relay Bay is an arm of Robertson Bay, about 5 nautical miles wide, lying between Islands Point and Penelope Point along the north coast of Victoria Land. It was first visited on October 4, 1911 by the Northern Party, led by Victor Campbell, of th ...

Mount Remington

Mount Remington is a mountain 4 nautical miles northwest of Mount Bresnahan in the north part of Helliwell Hills. Mapped by United States Geological Survey from surveys and U.S. Navy air photos, 1960–63. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic N ...

Renirie Rocks

Renirie Rocks is an elliptical rock outcrop 1.5 nautical miles long at the west side of the terminus of Gressitt Glacier, 10 nautical miles northwest of Morozumi Range. Mapped by United States Geological Survey from surveys and U.S. Navy air phot ...

Rennick Bay

Rennick Bay is an embayment of the coastline at the terminus of Rennick Glacier. It is bounded on the west and east by Belousov Point and Stuhlinger Ice Piedmont. The eastern part of the bay was discovered from the ship Terra Nova, of the British ...

Rennick Glacier

Rennick Glacier is broad glacier, nearly 200 miles long, which is one of the largest in Antarctica. It rises on the polar plateau westward of Mesa Range and is 20 to 30 miles wide, narrowing to 10 miles near the coast. It takes its name from Renn ...

Rennick Neve

Rennick Neve is the neve at the head of Rennick Glacier in Victoria Land. Named by the New Zealand Antarctic Place-Names Committee in about 1966 in association with Rennick Glacier. This article incorporates public domain material from the United ...

Reusch Glacier

Reusch Glacier is a very small glacier descending into Relay Bay immediately east of Islands Point, along the north coast of Victoria Land. First charted by British Antarctic Expedition, 1898–1900, under C.E. Borchgrevink, who named this feature ...

Richardson Bluff

Richardson Bluff is a steep rock bluff which rises on the east side of Kirkby Glacier opposite Frecker Ridge, in the Anare Mountains, Victoria Land. Named by ANARE for Sgt. A. Richardson, RAAF, member of the RAAF Antarctic Flight which accompanie ...

Ridley Beach

Ridley Beach is a cuspate beach feature forming a triangle about 1 nautical mile long on each side, lying 1 nautical mile south of Cape Adare, on the west side of Adare Peninsula in northern Victoria Land. This was the camp site of the British An ...

Rinehart Peak

Rinehart Peak is a peak which rises from a ridge on the east-central slopes of Pomerantz Tableland, in the Usarp Mountains. The feature stands at the south side of the head of Helfferich Glacier. Mapped by United States Geological Survey from sur ...

Roberts Butte

Roberts Butte is a striking, flat-topped butte that is very prominent in Antarctica, and can be seen from great distances standing 2 miles northwest of Miller Butte in the Outback Nunataks. It was discovered by the U.S. Victoria Land Traverse Par ...

Robertson Bay

Robertson Bay is a large, roughly triangular bay that indents the north coast of Victoria Land between Cape Barrow and Cape Adare. Discovered in 1841 by Captain James Clark Ross, Royal Navy, who named it for Dr. John Robertson, Surgeon on HMS Terror.

Robertson Glacier

Robertson Glacier is a tributary glacier that flows south from Anare Mountains and enters Ebbe Glacier east of Springtail Bluff. It was mapped by the United States Geological Survey from surveys and U.S. Navy aerial photography, 1960–63, and was ...

Robinson Heights

Robinson Heights is the mainly ice-covered heights, elliptical in plan and 15 nautical miles long, which rise south of Anare Pass and form the northwest end of the Admiralty Mountains. It was mapped by the United States Geological Survey from sur ...