Name details

Mateev Cove

Mateev Cove (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Mateev Cove  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Bulgaria Gazetteer Id 137087

Feature type:

Origin

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

Narrative

The 650 m wide cove indenting for 290 m the S coast of Livingston Island in the South Shetland Islands, part of South Bay entered E of Yasen Point. The UK base camp Station P operated at the cove"s head in the 1957/58 summer season. British mapping in 1968, Chilean in 1971, Argentine in 1980, and Bulgarian in 2005 and 2009. Named after the Bulgarian physicist Matey Mateev (1940-2010) for his support for the Bulgarian Antarctic programme.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
62° 39' 06.0" S
- 62.65167°
Accurate to 0m
Longitude:
60° 35' 32.0" W
- 60.59222°
Accurate to 0m
Altitude:
Not recorded
Accurate to 0m

Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown The coordinates for this place name were derived from Map id 0 - This map does not exist in the SCAR Map Catalogue. in the SCAR Map Catalogue.
Source Name:
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Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
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Source Institution:
Unknown
Source Person:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
Unknown
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
14-Sep-2010

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