Name details

Mitino Buttress

Mitino Buttress (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Mitino Buttress  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Bulgaria Gazetteer Id 138086

Feature type: Buttress (2d)

Origin

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

Narrative

The rounded ice-covered buttress extending 14 km in SSE-NNW direction and 7 km wide, rising to 1000 m in the W foothills of Bruce Plateau on Graham Coast in Graham Land. Situated 12.3 km NE of Mount Genecand, 11.15 km E of Prestoy Point, 7.3 km SE of Vardun Point, 15.13 km SSW of Mount Dewey, and 41.15 km W of Kyulevcha Nunatak on Oscar II Coast. Two offshoots of the feature form Mezzo Buttress on the W and Strelcha Spur on the N respectively. Steep and partly ice-free NW, N and NE slopes. Surmounts Birley Glacier to the NE and Lawrie Glacier to the W. British mapping in 1976. Named after the settlement of Mitino in Southwestern Bulgaria.

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Location

Latitude:
66° 02' 12.0" S
- 66.03667°
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Longitude:
64° 23' 50.0" W
- 64.39722°
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Altitude:
1000 m
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Source

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Remote sensing:
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Approval status

Status:
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Date approved:
7-Oct-2015

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