Chavdar Peninsula

SCAR Gazetteer Ref. No 18599

Feature type: Peninsula ( 8)

Origin

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

Narrative

The 10-km wide peninsula projecting 13 km in NW direction from Graham Land on the Antarctic Peninsula. Bounded by Curtiss Bay to the NE, Hughes Bay to the SW and Gerlache Strait to the NW. Its W extremity Cape Sterneck separates Danco Coast to the SW and Davis Coast to the NE. Named for the Bulgarian rebel leader Chavdar Voyvoda (16th century).

Location

Latitude:
64° 05' 25.0" S
-64.090°
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Longitude:
60° 52' 45.0" W
-60.879°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Region:
Not recorded

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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Remote sensing:
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Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
23-Nov-2009

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Biodiversity
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