Name details

Balkanov Peak

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

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

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Bulgaria Gazetteer Id 137720

Feature type: Peak (2d)

Origin

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

Narrative

The ice-covered peak rising to 600 m in Brugmann Mountains on Li├Ęge Island in the Palmer Archipelago. Situated 2.14 km E by N of Vazharov Peak and 5.8 km SW of Neyt Point. Surmounting Coria Cove to the S and Shterna Glacier to the N. British mapping in 1978. Named after Ivan Balkanov, boatman at St. Kliment Ohridski base in 2002/03 and subsequent seasons.

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Location

Latitude:
64° 00' 24.0" S
- 64.00667°
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Longitude:
61° 52' 11.0" W
- 61.86972°
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Altitude:
600 m
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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Institution:
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Source Person:
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Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

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Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
21-Oct-2013

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