Name details

Zaldapa Ridge

Zaldapa Ridge (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Zaldapa Ridge  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Bulgaria Gazetteer Id 137184

Feature type: (2b)

Origin

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

Narrative

The predominantly ice-free ridge extending 4.6 km in E-W direction and 1.7 km wide on Yatrus Promontory in Graham Land. The ridge"s twin rocky summits rise to 383 and 359 m respectively, with the higher western one situated 4.55 km ENE of McCalman Peak, 7.06 km S of Abel Nunatak and 4.75 km W by S of Jade Point. German-British mapping in 1996. Named after the ancient Thracian and Roman town of Zaldapa in Northeastern Bulgaria. Approved on December 6, 2010.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
63° 36' 30.0" S
- 63.60833°
Accurate to 0m
Longitude:
57° 41' 34.0" W
- 57.69278°
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:
Unknown
Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
Unknown
Source Institution:
Unknown
Source Person:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
Unknown
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

new feature (Ivanov, 13.12.10)

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
12-Jun-2010

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