Name details

Vetrilo Rocks

Vetrilo Rocks (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Vetrilo Rocks  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Bulgaria Gazetteer Id 140154

Feature type: Rock

Origin

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

Narrative

The group of rocks lying in an aquatory of 27 ha that extends 970 m in WSW-ENE direction and 485 m in SSE-NNW direction in the Wauwermans Islands group of Wilhelm Archipelago in the Antarctic Peninsula region. Centred 3.18 km S of Host Island, 5.55 km WNW of Zherav Island, 2.11 km N of the midpoint of Yato Rocks, and 4.7 km NE of Kalmar Island in the Dannebrog Islands group.

Named For

So named because of its shape supposedly resembling a hand fan ('vetrilo' in Bulgarian), and in association with other descriptive names of islands in the area.

Location

Latitude:
64° 56' 57.0" S
-64.94917°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
64° 00' 26.0" W
-64.00722°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown
Source Name:
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Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
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Source Institution:
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Source Person:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
NULL
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

NULL

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
17-Apr-2020

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