Kaliakra Glacier

Kaliakra Glacier (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Kaliakra Glacier  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 7316
Name ID: 105017

Feature type: Glacier (12)

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

Glacier long 7km, flowing northeastward into Moon Bay, Livingston Island. Head bounded by Gleaner Heights and Leslie Hill to the NW, by Gurev Gap to the W, by Mount Bowles to the S and by Melnik Ridge to the SE. Crevassed lower portion, receiving ice influx also from the area between Leslie Hill and Samuel Peak. Named after the Black Sea cape of Kaliakra, Bulgaria.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
62° 34' 35.0" S
- 62.57639°
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Longitude:
60° 09' 30.0" W
- 60.15833°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

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

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
19-Aug-1997

Related information

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Place names
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