Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR)
Collated by Programma Nazionale di Ricerche in Antartide (Italy)
in the framework of the SCAR Standing Committee on Antarctic Geographic Information (SCAGI)
Perunika Glacier (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Perunika Glacier (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Glacier
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:
An 8km long and averaging 2.6km wide, roughly crescent-shaped glacier on Livingston Island. Head bounded by Pliska Ridge to the SSW, Wörner Gap to the E, and Mount Bowles to the NNE. Draining northwestward between Burdick Ridge and Mount Bowles, then N of Rezen Knoll turning WSW and flowing N of Balkan Snowfield and Bulgarian Beach into the head of Emona Anchorage. Heavily crevassed lower half, receiving ice influx also from Balkan Snowfield and from an ice-cap portion located W of Hemus Peak and NE of Emona Anchorage. Named after the settlement of Perunika in Rhodope Mountains, Bulgaria.
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