Name details

Perunika Glacier

Perunika Glacier (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Perunika Glacier  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Bulgaria Gazetteer Id 105027

Feature type: Glacier

Origin

This name originates from Bulgaria. It is part of the Bulgaria Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

An 8km long and averaging 2.6km wide, roughly crescent-shaped glacier on Livingston Island. Head bounded by Pliska Ridge to the SSW, W├Ârner Gap to the E, and Mount Bowles to the NNE. Draining northwestward between Burdick Ridge and Mount Bowles, then N of Rezen Knoll turning WSW and flowing N of Balkan Snowfield and Bulgarian Beach into the head of Emona Anchorage. Heavily crevassed lower half, receiving ice influx also from Balkan Snowfield and from an ice-cap portion located W of Hemus Peak and NE of Emona Anchorage. Named after the settlement of Perunika in Rhodope Mountains, Bulgaria.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
62° 37' 00.0" S
- 62.61667°
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Longitude:
60° 15' 48.0" W
- 60.26333°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Name:
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Source Institution:
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Source Person:
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Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
23-Feb-1995

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