Name details

Strelcha Spur

Strelcha Spur (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Strelcha Spur  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Bulgaria Gazetteer Id 138085

Feature type: Spur (2d)

Origin

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

Narrative

The rocky, partly ice-covered spur extending 5.3 km in SSE-NNW direction and 1.4 km wide, rising to 650 m in the W foothills of Bruce Plateau on Graham Coast in Graham Land. Situated 9.56 km NE of Mezzo Buttress, 6 km E of Vardun Point, 10 km S of Mount Dewey, and 38.8 km W of Kyulevcha Nunatak on Oscar II Coast. Steep and partly ice-free W, N and E slopes. Surmounts Birley Glacier to the N and E, and a tributary to that glacier to the W. British mapping in 1971. Named after the town of Strelcha in Southern Bulgaria.

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Location

Latitude:
65° 59' 35.0" S
- 65.99306°
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Longitude:
64° 21' 29.0" W
- 64.35806°
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Altitude:
650 m
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Map

Source

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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

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Approval status

Status:
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Date approved:
7-Oct-2015

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