Charrúa Gap

Charrúa Gap (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Charrúa Gap  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 2555
Name ID: 105010

Feature type: Pass (2e)

Origin

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

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

Flat, ice-covered saddle extending 2.2km in E-W direction between Castillo Nunatak and Charrúa Ridge, Livingston Island. Elevation 275m. Midpoint located 2.5km SE of Sinemorets Hill and 3.35km ENE of Mount Reina Sofia (275m), and linked to the S with Napier Peak (380m) by an 1.5km saddle of elevation just below 250m. Part of several overland routes from St. Kliment Ohridski and Juan Carlos I bases. Takes its name from Charrúa Ridge.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
62° 39' 18.0" S
- 62.65500°
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Longitude:
60° 19' 29.0" W
- 60.32472°
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Altitude:
275 m
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Name:
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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

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
19-Aug-1997

Related information

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