Name details

St Sofroniy Knoll

St Sofroniy Knoll (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

St Sofroniy Knoll  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Bulgaria Gazetteer Id 134752

Feature type: Knoll (2b)

Origin

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

Narrative

The hill rising to 107 m on the small ice-free peninsula of President Head in the NE extremity of Snow Island in the South Shetland Islands. Situated 1.3 km SW of the extreme NE point of the peninsula. British mapping in 1968. Named after St. Sofroniy Vrachanski (Stoyko Vladislavov, 1739-1813), a leading figure in the Bulgarian National Revival.

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Location

Latitude:
62° 43' 49.0" S
- 62.73028°
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Longitude:
61° 13' 12.0" W
- 61.22000°
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Altitude:
107 m
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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

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Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
15-Dec-2006

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