Name details

Rhesus Glacier

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

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

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Bulgaria Gazetteer Id 136889

Feature type: Glacier ( 12)

Origin

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

Narrative

The 7 km long and 2.5 km wide glacier draining the E slopes of the Trojan Range on Anvers Island in the Palmer Archipelago SE of Paris Peak. Flowing northeastwards into Fournier Bay S of Thompson Peninsula and N of Predel Point. Named after the Thracian King Rhesus in Homer"s Iliad.

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Location

Latitude:
64° 31' 35.0" S
- 64.52639°
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Longitude:
63° 17' 00.0" W
- 63.28333°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Map

Source

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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:
23-Nov-2009

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