Nedelya Point

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

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

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Place ID: 18188
Name ID: 134734

Feature type: Point

Origin

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

Narrative

The sharp, low ice-free point on the N coast of Livingston Island in the South Shetland Islands projecting 380 m into Barclay Bay. Situated 1.8 km SW of Bilyar Point, 1.58 km NE of Sparadok Point and 2.86 km E of Lair Point. Separating Robbery Beaches on Byers Peninsula on the W from Ivanov Beach on the NE. Linked by a chain of rocks to Cutler Stack located 310 m to the NNW. British mapping in 1968, Chilean in 1971, Argentine in 1980, Spanish in 1992, and Bulgarian in 2005 and 2009. Named after the Bulgarian educator Nedelya Petkova – 'Baba (Grandma) Nedelya' (1826-1894).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
62° 36' 55.6" S
- 62.61544°
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Longitude:
60° 58' 48.5" W
- 60.98014°
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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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