Rayko Nunatak

Rayko Nunatak (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Rayko Nunatak  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 18699
Name ID: 137052

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 rocky hill rising to 750 m in the NE foothills of Detroit Plateau on southern Trinity Peninsula in Graham Land. Situated on the S side of Diplock Glacier, 6.67 km SSE of Povien Peak, 2.3 km S of Bezen┬┐ek Spur, 6.04 km SW of Mount Roberts and 6.9 km NE of Petkov Nunatak. Surmounting Diplock Glacier to the N and Zavera Snowfield to the SE. Named after the Bulgarian poet Rayko Zhinzifov (1839-1877).

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Location

Latitude:
64° 02' 15.0" S
- 64.03750°
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Longitude:
58° 55' 02.0" W
- 58.91722°
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Altitude:
0 m
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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:
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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

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