Name details

Ritya Glacier

Ritya Glacier (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Ritya Glacier  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Bulgaria Gazetteer Id 138118

Feature type: Glacier (12)

Origin

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

Narrative

The steep 1.8 km long and 1.4 km wide glacier draining the SE slopes of Imeon Range on Smith Island in the South Shetland Islands. Situated NE of Nosei Glacier, SE of Kongur Glacier and S of Saparevo Glacier. Flows southeastwards from Mount Christi and enters the head of Linevo Cove on Boyd Strait. Bulgarian mapping in 2009. Named after the settlement of Ritya in Northern Bulgaria.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
62° 55' 15.0" S
- 62.92083°
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Longitude:
62° 22' 30.0" W
- 62.37500°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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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:
7-Oct-2015

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