Name details

Petkov Nunatak

Petkov Nunatak (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Petkov Nunatak  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Bulgaria Gazetteer Id 137233

Feature type: None recorded.

Origin

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

Narrative

The rocky hill rising to 800 m in the NE foothills of Detroit Plateau on southern Trinity Peninsula in Graham Land. Situated in the W part of Zavera Snowfield, 6.9 km SW of Rayko Nunatak, 15.32 km NNW of Mount Wild, 2.73 km N of Huma Nunatak and 7.11 km E by N of Lobosh Peak. Named after Nikola Petkov (b. 1951), geologist at St. Kliment Ohridski base in 1995/96 and subsequent seasons, and program organizer of the Bulgarian Antarctic Institute.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
64° 05' 21.0" S
- 64.08917°
Accurate to 0m
Longitude:
58° 59' 43.0" W
- 58.99528°
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

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
16-Feb-2011

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