Name details

Pimpirev Ice Wall

Pimpirev Ice Wall (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Pimpirev Ice Wall  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 130139

Feature type: Wall (12)

Origin

This name originates from United States of America. It is part of the United States Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

The rectilinear ice slope running parallel to and some 100 m inland from the NW coast of Emona Harbour in Livingston Island. Approx. 50 m high, extending from the N corner of Emona Harbour 3,700 m in WSW direction. Named for Christo Pimpirev, leader of the Bulgarian Antarctic campaigns during the 1993/94, 1994/95, 1995/96, and 1996/97 seasons, who also conducted geological field work on Alexander Island during the summer of 1987/88.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
62° 37' 00.0" S
- 62.61667°
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Longitude:
60° 24' 00.0" W
- 60.40000°
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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:
1-Jan-1998

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