St. Kliment Ohridski Base

St. Kliment Ohridski Base (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

St. Kliment Ohridski Base  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 14185
Name ID: 105044

Feature type: Station (14)

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

Bulgarian Antarctic base on Livingston Island, South Shetlands. Located on Bulgarian Beach at elevation from 12 to 15m, next SW by W of Sinemorets Hill. Two huts assembled in April 1988 by a Bulgarian party supported by the Soviet ship Mihail Somov. Inaugurated as a permanent base in 1993, facilities expanded in 1996-98. Detailed Bulgarian mapping of base vicinity in 1996 and 1999. Named for St. Kliment of Ohrid (840-916), prominent Bulgarian scholar.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
62° 38' 29.0" S
- 62.64139°
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Longitude:
60° 21' 53.0" W
- 60.36472°
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Altitude:
15 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:
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Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
18-Nov-1994

Related information

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