Dimov Gate

Dimov Gate (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Dimov Gate  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 3651
Name ID: 105011

Feature type: Gate (2e)

Origin

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

Narrative

Ice-covered pass bounded to the SE by Mount Bowles and to the NW by Hemus Peak, Livingston Island. Midpoint located 3.86km NE by E of Rezen Knoll and 1.34km WNW of Mount Bowles. Wide 300m, elevation c. 550m. Separating the glacial catchments of Kaliakra Glacier and a tributary glacier flowing west-southwestward to enter Perunuka Glacier. Affording overland access from upper Perunika Glacier to the area N of Mount Bowles. Named for Dimo Dimov, geologist at St. Kliment Ohridski in several seasons since 1993.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
62° 36' 25.0" S
- 62.60694°
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Longitude:
60° 12' 50.0" W
- 60.21389°
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Altitude:
550 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 Scale:
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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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