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Amundson Scott
South-Pole Station
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The Amundson–Scott South Pole Station is an US scientific research station at the Geographic South Pole at an elevation of 2'835 metres above sea level.

The first station was built during November 1956 about 400 metres from the geographic South Pole.

 

Amundson Scott South Pole Station stamp Briefmarke francobolli timbre

Micronesia 2011, Amundson Scott South Pole Station.
The stamp was issued in the miniaturesheet "100th anniversary of first human to reach the South Pole".

The electric power plant (left) and the old vehicle mechanic's garage at the right. A part of the new station can be seen at the far left (red light).

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