Vazov Rock

Vazov Rock (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Vazov Rock  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 17433
Name ID: 134676

Feature type: Rock (2b)

Origin

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

Narrative

The rocky peak rising to over 200 m at the S extremity of the crescent-shaped Peshev Ridge, Tangra Mountains, eastern Livingston Island. The feature is trending approx. 300 m in NW-SE direction, and is linked by saddle to the rest of Peshev Ridge. Situated 1.25 km SSE of the summit of Peshev Ridge, 3.5 km W by S of Aytos Point and 2.5 km NE of Samuel Point. Overlooking Boyana Glacier to the E and NE, Vazov Point to the S and Brunow Bay to the SW.Takes its name from the adjacent Vazov Point.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
62° 42' 34.0" S
- 62.70944°
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Longitude:
60° 07' 17.0" W
- 60.12139°
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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:
Unknown
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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