Name details

Grivitsa Ridge

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

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

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Bulgaria Gazetteer Id 137290

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 mostly ice-free ridge extending 6.4 km in NW-SE direction, 3 km wide and rising to 1100 m (Batkun Peak) on Nordenskjöld Coast in Graham Land. Bounded by Darvari Glacier to the N and Zaychar Glacier to the S, and linked to Detroit Plateau to the NW. British mapping in 1978. Named after the settlement of Grivitsa in Northern Bulgaria.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
64° 30' 16.0" S
- 64.50444°
Accurate to 0m
Longitude:
60° 19' 38.0" W
- 60.32722°
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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