Presian Ridge

Presian Ridge (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Presian Ridge  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 17899
Name ID: 134626

Feature type: Ridge (2d)

Origin

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

Narrative

The ridge of elevation 1456 m extending 950 m in E-W direction in Friesland Ridge, Tangra Mountains, Livingston Island. Situated between Mount Friesland to the W and Catalunyan Saddle to the E, and 3.5 km S of Kuzman Knoll and 4.1 km SE of the summit of Pliska Ridge. Bulgarian topographic survey Tangra 2004/05. Named after Khan Presian of Bulgaria, 836-852 AD, who brought the Bulgarian lands in Macedonia together with those in Thrace, Moesia, Panonia, Dacia and Scythia.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
62° 40' 03.8" S
- 62.66772°
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Longitude:
60° 09' 55.3" W
- 60.16536°
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Altitude:
1456 m
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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Name:
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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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