Name details

Ribnik Island

Ribnik Island (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Ribnik Island  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Bulgaria Gazetteer Id 137761

Feature type: Island (5)

Origin

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

Narrative

The mostly ice-covered island in the Pitt island group of Biscoe Islands situated 780 m SSE of Knezha Island, 3.35 km NW of Trundle Island and 3.4 km N of Vaugondy Island. The feature is 1 km long in SW-NE direction and 500 m wide. British mapping in 1971. Named after the settlement of Ribnik in Southwestern Bulgaria.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
65° 22' 05.0" S
- 65.36806°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
65° 21' 34.0" W
- 65.35944°
Unknown precision
Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Name:
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Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
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Source Institution:
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Source Person:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
Unknown
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
21-Oct-2013

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