Coordinates: Humboldt Mountains is a group of mountains immediately west of the Petermann Ranges, forming the westernmost portion of the Wohlthat Mountains in Queen Maud Land, Antarctica. They were discovered and mapped by the Third German Antarctic Expedition (1938–1939), led by Capt. Alfred Ritscher, who named them for Alexander von Humboldt, famed German naturalist and geographer of the first half of the nineteenth century.
Geological features 
Mount Skarshovden 
Mount Skarshovden (mountain, 2,830 m, surmounting the western side of Hovdeskar Gap. It was discovered and photographed by the Third German Antarctic Expedition, 1938–39, mapped by Norway from air photos and surveys by Norwegian Antarctic Expedition, 1956–60, and named Skarshovden ("the gap mountain").) is a rounded
Yanovskiy Rocks 
Yanovskiy Rocks (Mount Khmyznikov near the southeast end of the Humboldt Mountains. First mapped from air photos and surveys by Soviet Antarctic Expedition, 1960–61, and named after Soviet hydrographer S.S. Yanovskiy.) are two isolated rock outcrops lying 8 kilometres (5 mi) south of
- "Humboldt Mountains". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. Retrieved 2007-03-12.
- "Mount Skarshovden". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. Retrieved 2007-03-12.
- "Yanovskiy Rocks". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. Retrieved 2008-03-20.
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