Kladara Beach

Kladara Beach (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Kladara Beach  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 18823
Name ID: 137133

Feature type: (7)

Origin

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

Narrative

The 2 km beach forming the S side of Yankee Harbour on the SW coast of Greenwich Island in the South Shetland Islands. Bounded by the base of Provadiya Hook to the W, Oborishte Ridge to the S, and the terminus of Solis Glacier to the E. Snow-free in summer. British mapping in 1822 and 1968, Chilean in 1971, Argentine in 1980, and Bulgarian in 2005 and 2009. Named after the ancient and medieval fortress of Kladara in Southeastern Bulgaria. Approved on December 6, 2010.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
62° 31' 45.0" S
- 62.52917°
Accurate to 0m
Longitude:
59° 45' 45.0" W
- 59.76250°
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

new feature (Ivanov, 13.12.10)

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
12-Jun-2010

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