Name details

Lesidren Island

Lesidren Island (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Lesidren Island  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Bulgaria Gazetteer Id 136820

Feature type: Island ( 5)

Origin

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

Narrative

The second largest and southernmost island in the Zed group off the N coast of Livingston Island in the South Shetland Islands. Extending 800 by 600 m. Situated between Phanagoria Island and Koshava Island, from which it is separated by channels 130 m and 140 m wide respectively. Situated 1.4 km N of Williams Point. Bulgarian mapping in 2009. Named after the settlement of Lesidren in Northern Bulgaria.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
62° 26' 10.0" S
- 62.43611°
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Longitude:
60° 08' 55.0" W
- 60.14861°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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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:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
23-Nov-2009

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