Krum Rock

Krum Rock (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Krum Rock  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 15372
Name ID: 105020

Feature type: Rock (2b)

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

Small nunatak rising to 208m on the SW edge of Balkan Snowfield just N of Contell Glacier, Livingston Island. Located 1km E of Atlantic Club Peak, 1.22km SE of Sinemorets Hill, 2.74km W by N of Castillo Nunatak and 950m N by E of the highest point of CharrĂșa Ridge, 333m. Projecting slightly above the ice sheet with 0.3ha rocky ground exposed in summer. Due to its location, an important landmark in the course of field work. Bulgarian mapping in 1996. Named for Krum Velchev, meteorologist at St. Kliment Ohridski in several seasons since 1993.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
62° 38' 54.0" S
- 62.64833°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
60° 20' 43.0" W
- 60.34528°
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Altitude:
208 m
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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:
Unknown
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
19-Apr-1996

Related information

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