Príncipe de Asturias Peak

Príncipe de Asturias Peak (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Príncipe de Asturias Peak  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 18769
Name ID: 137075

Feature type:

Origin

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

Narrative

The peak rising to 4680 m in Vinson Massif, Sentinel Range in Ellsworth Mountains. Situated 3.32 km SW of the summit Mount Vinson (4892 m), 1.33 km W of Silverstein Peak (4790 m), 5.1 km NE of Brichebor Peak (2900 m), 7.68 km SE of Knutzen Peak (3373 m) and 3.64 km S of Branscomb Peak (4520 m). Surmounting Branscomb Glacier to the WNW, Roché Glacier to the N and Tulaczyk Glacier to the SW. US mapping in 1988. Named for the Prince of Asturias in connection with the peak"s first ascent made by the Spaniards Manuel Álvarez and Alfonso Juez on 23 January 1995.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
78° 32' 54.0" S
- 78.54833°
Accurate to 0m
Longitude:
85° 42' 44.0" W
- 85.71222°
Accurate to 0m
Altitude:
4680 m
Accurate to 0m

Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown The coordinates for this place name were derived from Map id 0 - This map does not exist in the SCAR Map Catalogue. in the SCAR Map Catalogue.
Source Name:
Unknown
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:
14-Sep-2010

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