Name details

Retamales Point

Retamales Point (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Retamales Point  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Bulgaria Gazetteer Id 137842

Feature type: Point (8)

Origin

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

Narrative

The rock-tipped point on the NE side of the entrance to Hall Cove, projecting 700 m northwards from the NW coast of Nelson Island in the South Shetland Islands. Situated 7.92 km NE of Harmony Point, 2.85 km NE of Smilets Point, 1.75 km S of Withem Island and 8.64 km W by S of Rip Point. British mapping in 1968. Named after José Retamales Espinoza, Director of the Chilean Antarctic Institute, for his support for the Bulgarian Antarctic programme.

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Location

Latitude:
62° 15' 10.1" S
- 62.25281°
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Longitude:
59° 08' 35.0" W
- 59.14306°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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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:
3-Jan-2014

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