Greblo Island (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Greblo 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 mostly ice-covered island 763 km long in W-E direction and 95 m wide in the Dannebrog Islands group of Wilhelm Archipelago in the Antarctic Peninsula region. Surface area 4.7 ha. Situated 3.94 km N by W of the W extremity of Booth Island, 509 m ESE of Meduza Island, 25 m S of Raketa Island and 1.46 km NW of Rollet Island.
So named because of its shape supposedly resembling an oarfish ('greblo' being the Bulgarian for 'oar'), and in association with other descriptive names of islands in the area.
No images of this place could be found.