Name details

Vanand Peak

Vanand Peak (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Vanand Peak  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Bulgaria Gazetteer Id 137241

Feature type: (2d)

Origin

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

Narrative

The sharp peak rising to 3100 m in Zinsmeister Ridge on the NE side of Vinson Massif in Sentinel Range, Ellsworth Mountains. Situated 8.8 km NE of Mount Vinson, 9.61 km E by S of Mount Shinn, 5.89 km S by E of Mount Segers and 8.73 km WSW of Mount Waldron. Surmounting Dater Glacier to the E and its tributary Hinkley Glacier to the NW. US mapping in 1988. Named after the Bulgar Principality of Vanand in Old Armenia.

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Location

Latitude:
78° 28' 42.0" S
- 78.47833°
Accurate to 0m
Longitude:
85° 18' 00.0" W
- 85.30000°
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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