Weather station at Cape Evans
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Weather station at Cape Evans

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This is an old weather station (towards the west) on Cape Evans. Antarctica has extreme weather: it is the driest continent in the world, has the most strongest winds and the coldest temperatures. Towards the north-west lies Scott's Terra Nova hut, Mt Erebus dominates the horizon towards the north-east, and Wind Vane Hill lies towards the south-east.

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A: Scott's Terra Nova hut

by Hoylen Sue, 90 meters away

This hut was erected in January 1911 as the base for Robert Falcon Scott's Terra Nova expedition. Sco...

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B: Lake at Cape Evans

by Hoylen Sue, 210 meters away

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C: Shackleton's Nimrod hut

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D: Scott Hut

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E: Black Island Communications Facility, Ross Sea, Antarctica

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F: Cape Adare near huts

by Hoylen Sue, 712.3 km away

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G: Borchgrevink's huts at Cape Adare (rear)

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H: Borchgrevink's huts at Cape Adare

by Hoylen Sue, 712.3 km away

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I: Mawsons Room, Mawson's Huts, Cape Denison, Antarctica.

by Peter Morse, 1,405.7 km away

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J: Frank Hurley's Darkroom, Mawson's Huts, Antarctica

by Peter Morse, 1,405.7 km away

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