Name details

Veleka Ridge

Veleka Ridge (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Veleka Ridge  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Bulgaria Gazetteer Id 134093

Feature type: Ridge (2d)

Origin

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

Narrative

Ridge extending 2.5 km in N-S direction in Friesland Ridge, Tangra Mountains, Livingston Island. Its summit rising to 538 m is located 4.4 km SW of St. Methodius Peak, 2.25 km NE of Barnard Point and 2.3 km N of Botev Point. British mapping in 1968. Named after the Veleka River in Bulgaria.

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Location

Latitude:
62° 44' 30.0" S
- 62.74167°
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Longitude:
60° 18' 46.0" W
- 60.31278°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Map

Source

Location Method:
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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:
15-Mar-2002

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