Paisiy Peak

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

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

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Place ID: 17413
Name ID: 134611

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 approx. 550 m in Delchev Ridge, Tangra Mountains, eastern Livingston Island. Situated 500 m N by W of Elena Peak, 5.1 km WSW of Renier Point and 3.97 km E by S of Rila Point. Surmounting Sopot Ice Piedmont to the N and E. Named after Paisiy Hilendarski (1722-73), a famous figure of the Bulgarian national Renaissance.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
62° 37' 34.0" S
- 62.62611°
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Longitude:
59° 54' 02.0" W
- 59.90056°
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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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