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|Range Name(s):||Transantarctic Mountains, TAM, ТАГ, Трансантарктические Горы||Geology:||Tectonic, Volcanic|
|Max. Elevation:||4 528 m / 14 856 ft||Snow Line:||Please update|
|Region(s):||Antarctica||Average Length:||1 863 miles / 3 000 km|
|Location:||Antarctica:||Average Width:||100-300 miles / 62-186 km|
|Activity Type:||Please update||Latitude/Longitude:||Please update|
|Parent Range:||Please update||Nearest Airport(s):||Presidente Carlos Ibáñez del Campo International Airport (PUQ); Cape Town International Airport (CPT); Christchurch International Airport (CHC);|
|National Park(s):||Please update||Convenience Center(s):||Punta Arenas; Antarctic research center McMurdo Station;|
• The summits and dry valleys of the Transantarctic Mountains are some of the few places in Antarctica not covered by ice. The Dry Valleys lie near McMurdo Sound and represent a special Antarctic phenomenon: landscapes that are snow and ice free due to the extremely limited precipitation and ablation of ice in the valleys.
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