St. Ivan Rilski Col

St. Ivan Rilski Col (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

St. Ivan Rilski Col  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 17428
Name ID: 134656

Feature type: None recorded.

Origin

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

Narrative

The ice-covered col linking Falsa Aguja Peak and Levski Peak in Levski Ridge, Tangra Mountains, eastern Livingston Island. The feature is 2.3 km long, its axis trending E-W, with precipitous northern and southern slopes. Slightly higher central portion of elevation approx. 1,350 m. Part of the divide between the glacial catchments of Huron Glacier to the N and the head of Macy Glacier to the S. Named after Sveti Ivan Rilski (Saint John of Rila, 876-946 AD), a Bulgarian hermit who founded the Rila Monastery.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
62° 39' 49.0" S
- 62.66361°
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Longitude:
60° 05' 43.0" W
- 60.09528°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Name:
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Source Scale:
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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:
17-Feb-2004

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