Beron Point

Beron Point (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Beron Point  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 18151
Name ID: 134697

Feature type: Point (8)

Origin

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

Narrative

The point on the SW coast of Robert Island situated 4.5 km SE of Negra Point, 1.7 km W of Bajo Nunatak, 1.8 km WNW of Zahari Point, and 3.7 km NW of Edwards Point, as well as 5 km NE of Ash Point on Greenwich Island. Shape enhanced by recent glacier retreat NNW of the point. Named after the prominent Bulgarian scientist and educator Dr. Petar Beron (1795-1871).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
62° 26' 33.0" S
- 62.44250°
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Longitude:
59° 34' 31.0" W
- 59.57528°
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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:
15-Dec-2006

Related information

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