Obelya Glacier

Obelya Glacier (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Obelya Glacier  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 18761
Name ID: 137083

Feature type:

Origin

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

Narrative

The 7.5 km long and 2.5 km wide glacier on the E side of southern ì Sentinel Range in Ellsworth Mountains. Situated S of Remington ì Glacier, and flowing southeastwards along the SW side of Johnson ì Spur and E of Mount Benson to join Thomas Glacier. US mapping in ì 1988. Named after the settlement of Obelya in Western Bulgaria, ì now part of the city of Sofia.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
78° 37' 00.0" S
- 78.61667°
Accurate to 0m
Longitude:
84° 23' 00.0" W
- 84.38333°
Accurate to 0m
Altitude:
Not recorded
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:
Unknown
Source Institution:
Unknown
Source Person:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
Unknown
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
14-Sep-2010

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