Melta Point

SCAR Gazetteer Ref. No 17889

Feature type: Point (8)

Origin

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

Narrative

The rocky point on the coast of Hero Bay, Livingston Island, formed by an offshoot of Teres Ridge. Situated 1.4 km ESE of Siddons and 1.5 km N of the summit of Teres Ridge. Bulgarian topographic survey Tangra 2004/05. Named after the ancient Melta, ancestor of the present town of Lovech in Northern Bulgaria.

Location

Latitude:
62° 32' 46.0" S
-62.546°
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Longitude:
60° 24' 27.0" W
-60.408°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Region:
Not recorded

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Map

Source

Location Method:
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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:
11-Apr-2005

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