Name details

Struma Glacier

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

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

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Bulgaria Gazetteer Id 134654

Feature type: Glacier

Origin

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

Narrative

The 4.8 km long and 1.5 km wide glacier on eastern Livingston Island in the South Shetland Islands bounded by Melnik Ridge to the N, Yankov Gap to the W and Bowles Ridge to the S. Flowing eastwards into Moon Bay S of Sindel Point and N of Elemag Point. Bulgarian topographic survey in 2004/05 and mapping in 2005 and 2009. Named after the Struma River in Bulgaria.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
62° 36' 25.0" S
- 62.60694°
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Longitude:
60° 07' 00.0" W
- 60.11667°
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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 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:
17-Feb-2004

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