Belitsa Peninsula

Belitsa Peninsula (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Belitsa Peninsula  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 18650
Name ID: 136991

Feature type: None recorded.

Origin

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

Narrative

The 13-km wide peninsula projecting 8.5 km in NW direction from Trinity Peninsula, Antarctic Peninsula. Bounded by Bone Bay to the NE, Charcot Bay to the SW and Bransfield Strait to the NW. Trapezoid in form, its W and N extremities are formed by Cape Kjellman and Notter Point respectively. German-British mapping in 1996. Named after the town of Belitsa in Southwestern Bulgaria. Approved on June 3, 2010.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
63° 44' 00.0" S
- 63.73333°
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Longitude:
59° 14' 00.0" W
- 59.23333°
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Altitude:
0 m
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Images

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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:
3-Jun-2010

Related information

Biodiversity
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Place names
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