Mesta Peak

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

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

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Place ID: 17411
Name ID: 134598

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

Sharp peak rising to approx. 400 m in Delchev Ridge, Tangra Mountains, eastern Livingston Island. Situated 1.6 km E by N of Kaloyan Nunatak, 1.05 km NE by E of Shabla Knoll and 1.95 km SW by W of Renier Point. Steep and ice-free slopes. Surmounting the E extremity of Sopot Ice Piedmont to the N. Named after the Mesta River in Bulgaria.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
62° 37' 13.0" S
- 62.62028°
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Longitude:
59° 50' 17.0" W
- 59.83806°
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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:
17-Feb-2004

Related information

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