Mida Island (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Mida 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 rocky island 204 m long in W-E direction and 93 m wide, part of Vetrilo Rocks in the Wauwermans Islands group of Wilhelm Archipelago in the Antarctic Peninsula region. Surface area 1.15 ha. Situated 2.9 km S of Host Island, 5.5 km NW of Zherav Island, and 4.9 km NE of Kalmar Island in the Dannebrog Islands group.
So named because of its shape supposedly resembling a mussel ('mida' in Bulgarian), and in association with other descriptive names of islands in the area.
No images of this place could be found.