Anders Peak

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Anders Peak (71°45′S 9°1′E / 71.750°S 9.017°E / -71.750; 9.017Coordinates: 71°45′S 9°1′E / 71.750°S 9.017°E / -71.750; 9.017) is a peak 2,135 metres (7,000 ft) high, rising 1 nautical mile (2 km) south of the Gruvletindane Crags of the Holtedahl Peaks, in the Orvin Mountains of Queen Maud Land. It was mapped by Norwegian cartographers from air photos and surveys by the Sixth Norwegian Antarctic Expedition, 1956–60, and named for Anders Vinten-Johansen, a medical officer with the expedition, 1957–58.[1]

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 This article incorporates public domain material from the United States Geological Survey document "Anders Peak" (content from the Geographic Names Information System).