Asen Peak

Asen Peak (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Asen Peak  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 17398
Name ID: 134531

Feature type: Peak (2d)

Origin

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

Narrative

Peak rising to over 800 m in Delchev Ridge, Tangra Mountains, eastern Livingston Island. Situated 900 m SW by S of Delchev Peak, 1.1 km S of Peter Peak and 600 m E by N of Ruse Peak. Overlooking Iskar Glacier and Bruix Cove to the NW, Ropotamo Glacier to the ESE and Dobrudzha Glacier to the S. Named after Czar Ivan Asen II of Bulgaria, 1218-1241 AD.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
62° 38' 52.0" S
- 62.64778°
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Longitude:
59° 56' 50.0" W
- 59.94722°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown
Source Name:
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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:
17-Feb-2004

Related information

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