Name details

Arapya Glacier

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

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

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Bulgaria Gazetteer Id 137113

Feature type:

Origin

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

Narrative

The 11.4 km long and 5 km wide glacier on the E side of north-central Sentinel Range in Ellsworth Mountains situated S of Young Glacier. Flowing southwards along the W side of Barnes Ridge and E of Chapman Peak, and joining Ellen Glacier SW of Mount Besch. US mapping in 1988. Named after the seaside locality of Arapya in Southeastern Bulgaria.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
78° 11' 40.0" S
- 78.19444°
Accurate to 0m
Longitude:
84° 54' 00.0" W
- 84.90000°
Accurate to 0m
Altitude:
Not recorded
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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:
Unknown
Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
Unknown
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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