Tatul Island

Tatul Island (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Tatul Island  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 18476
Name ID: 136725

Feature type: Island (5)

Origin

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

Narrative

The triangular island situated 120 m off the N coast of Robert Island, South Shetland Islands, and 950 m WNW of Newell Point. Extending 350 by 200 m. Bulgarian mapping in 2008 Named after the settlement of Tatul adjacent to a major Thracian shrine complex in the Rhodope Mountains, Bulgaria related to Orpheus.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
62° 20' 03.0" S
- 62.33417°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
59° 32' 22.0" W
- 59.53944°
Unknown precision
Altitude:
Not recorded
Unknown precision

Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown
Source Name:
Unknown
Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
Unknown
Source Institution:
Unknown
Source Person:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
Unknown
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

new feature (Ivanov, 15.9.08)

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
12-Aug-2008

Related information

Biodiversity
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Place names
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