Name details

Meldia Rock

Meldia Rock (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Meldia Rock  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Bulgaria Gazetteer Id 137844

Feature type: Rock (5)

Origin

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

Narrative

The rock of diameter 220 m and split in E-W direction, lying off the NW coast of Nelson Island in the South Shetland Islands. Situated 800 m N of Smilets Point, 2.2 km ENE of Folger Rock, 3.37 km SW of Withem Island and 2.43 km WSW of Retamales Point. British mapping in 1968. Named after the ancient Roman station of Meldia in Western Bulgaria.

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Location

Latitude:
62° 15' 28.7" S
- 62.25797°
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Longitude:
59° 11' 21.0" W
- 59.18917°
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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 Name:
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Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
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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

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
3-Jan-2014

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