Parchevich Ridge

SCAR Gazetteer Ref. No 18191

Feature type: Ridge (2d)

Origin

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

Narrative

The partly ice-free ridge of elevation 370 m situated in Breznik Heights N of Hardy Cove, 600 m S of Benkovski Nunatak, and 1.7 km SW of Santa Cruz Point, Greenwich Island. Bulgarian topographic survey Tangra 2004/05. Named after Petar Parchevich (1612-1674), a Bulgarian Catholic bishop and diplomat who campaigned for Bulgarian independence in 1630-45.

Location

Latitude:
62° 30' 37.0" S
-62.510°
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Longitude:
59° 34' 48.0" W
-59.580°
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Altitude:
370 m
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Region:
Not recorded

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Map

Source

Location Method:
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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

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