Gega Point

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

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

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Place ID: 18594
Name ID: 136878

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 W coast of Astrolabe Island in Bransfield Strait situated 1.15 km NW of Sherrell Point and 3.35 km SE of Raduil Point. Forming the SE side of the entrance to Mokren Bight. Named after the settlement of Gega in Southwestern Bulgaria.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
63° 19' 39.0" S
- 63.32750°
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Longitude:
58° 42' 22.0" W
- 58.70611°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown
Source Name:
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Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
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Source Institution:
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Source Person:
Unknown
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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Place names
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