Name details

Varna Peninsula

Varna Peninsula (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Varna Peninsula  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 111741

Feature type: Peninsula

Origin

This name originates from United Kingdom. It is part of the Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

Peninsula, approx. 12km long SW-NE direction and 9km wide. Bounded by Hero Bay to the NW, Moon Bay SE, and McFlarlane Strait NE, Livingston Island, South Shetland Islands. Named after the city, Varna on the Bulgarian Black Sea Coast. (APC, 1998).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
62° 31' 43.1" S
- 62.52864°
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Longitude:
60° 08' 22.7" W
- 60.13964°
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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 Identifier:
Source Scale:
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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-Apr-1998

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