Jule Peaks

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The Jule Peaks (72°23′S 5°33′W / 72.383°S 5.550°W / -72.383; -5.550Coordinates: 72°23′S 5°33′W / 72.383°S 5.550°W / -72.383; -5.550) are a small group of isolated peaks located about 35 nautical miles (65 km) west-northwest of Borg Mountain in Queen Maud Land, Antarctica. They were mapped by Norwegian cartographers from surveys and air photos by the Norwegian–British–Swedish Antarctic Expedition (1949–52), and named Juletoppane (the Christmas peaks).[1]

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