Name details

Petvar Heights

Petvar Heights (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Petvar Heights  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Bulgaria Gazetteer Id 137246

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 heights rising to 2400 m (Mount Mullen) in SE Sentinel Range, Ellsworth Mountains. The feature occupies an oval shaped area with a diameter of 21 km, separated from the rest of Sentinel Range by Wessbecher Glacier to the SW, Kasilag Pass to the W, and Kornicker Glacier to the NW and N. US mapping in 1988. Named after the settlement of Petvar in Southern Bulgaria.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
78° 46' 30.0" S
- 78.77500°
Accurate to 0m
Longitude:
84° 20' 20.0" W
- 84.33889°
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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