Breznik Heights

Breznik Heights (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Breznik Heights  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 17964
Name ID: 134542

Feature type: Heights (2d)

Origin

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

Narrative

The heights rising to over 600 m in the SE part of Greenwich Island. Extending 12 km between Santa Cruz Point in the NE, and the base of the moraine spit at the mouth of Yankee Harbour in the SW. Ice-covered except for certain limited areas such as Oborishte Ridge, Ephraim Bluff, Viskyar Ridge and Bogdan Ridge. Named after the town of Breznik in Western Bulgaria.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
62° 31' 14.0" S
- 62.52056°
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Longitude:
59° 39' 55.0" W
- 59.66528°
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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:
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Source Institution:
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Source Person:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
4-Nov-2005

Related information

Biodiversity
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Place names
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