Sigmen Glacier

Sigmen Glacier (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Sigmen Glacier  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 18582
Name ID: 136866

Feature type: Glacier

Origin

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

Narrative

The 2.2 km long and 2 km wide glacier on the NW side of Brugmann Mountains on Li├Ęge Island in the Palmer Archipelago. Situated NE of Zbelsurd Glacier and SW of Shterna Glacier. Draining the WSW slopes of Vazharov Peak and the NW slopes of Mount Kozyak, and flowing northwestwards into Palakariya Cove. British mapping in 1978. Named after the settlement of Sigmen in Southeastern Bulgaria.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
64° 01' 00.0" S
- 64.01667°
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Longitude:
61° 56' 00.0" W
- 61.93333°
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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:
23-Nov-2009

Related information

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