Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR)
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Galicia Peak (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Galicia Peak (The name as it would appear on a map)
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This name originates from Bulgaria. It is part of the Bulgaria Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.
The peak rising to 4500 m in Vinson Massif, Sentinel Range in Ellsworth Mountains. Situated 5.02 km S of Mount Shinn (4661 m), 2.62 km NNW of the summit Mount Vinson (4892 m), 840 m N of Branscomb Peak (4520 m) and 5.5 km ESE of Knutzen Peak (3373 m). Surmounting Jacobsen Valley to the E and Branscomb Glacier to the N and W. US mapping in 1988. Named after the Spanish region of Galicia in connection with the peak"s ascent by the Spaniard Miguel Ángel on 28 December 2004.
No images of this place could be found.