Svishtov Cove

Svishtov Cove (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Svishtov Cove  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 17989
Name ID: 134658

Feature type: Cove

Origin

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

Narrative

The 2.19 km wide cove indenting for 1.48 km the NW extremity of Ray promontory on Byers Peninsula, Livingston Island in the South Shetland Islands. Entered SW of Essex Point and NE of Start Point. British mapping in 1968, Chilean in 1971, Argentine in 1980, Spanish in 1991, and Bulgarian in 2005 and 2009. Named after the city of Svishtov in Northern Bulgaria.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
62° 35' 04.0" S
- 62.58444°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
61° 11' 20.0" W
- 61.18889°
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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:
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Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
4-Nov-2005

Related information

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