Rog Island (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Rog Island (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Island
This name originates from Bulgaria. It is part of the Bulgaria Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.
The partly ice-free island 557 m long in W-E direction and 208 m wide in the Dannebrog Islands group of Wilhelm Archipelago in the Antarctic Peninsula region. Surface area 5.06 ha. Situated 1.47 km N of the W extremity of Booth Island, 653 m E of Revolver Island and 461 m S of Rollet Island.
So named because of its shape supposedly resembling an animal horn ('rog' in Bulgarian), and in association with other descriptive names of islands in the area.
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