Name details

Patmos Peak

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

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

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Bulgaria Gazetteer Id 137778

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 peak rising to 1900 m in the southern portion of Bastien Range in Ellsworth Mountains. Situated 4.66 km NW of Bergison Peak, 13.65 km SE of Wild Knoll, 9.6 km S of Mount Fisek, and 22.54 km W of Mount Inderbitzen in Sentinel Range. Steep and partly ice-free E and S slopes. Surmounting Nimitz Glacier and its tributary Karasura Glacier to the NE, and upper Minnesota Glacier to the SW. US mapping in 1961 and 1988. Named after the medieval fortress of Patmos in Southern Bulgaria.

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Location

Latitude:
78° 49' 14.3" S
- 78.82064°
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Longitude:
85° 55' 11.0" W
- 85.91972°
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Altitude:
1900 m
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Map

Source

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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:
3-Jan-2014

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