Volov Peak

Volov Peak (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Volov Peak  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 18869
Name ID: 137167

Feature type: (2d)

Origin

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

Narrative

The rocky peak rising to 1148 m at the SW extremity of Korten Ridge on Davis Coast in Graham Land. Situated 16.6 km SE of Havilland Point, 1.84 km SSW of Chubra Peak and 5.5 km W of Mount Bris. Surmounting Temple Glacier to the SW. German-British mapping in 1996. Named after Panayot Volov (1850-1876), a leader of the 1876 April Uprising for Bulgarian independence. Approved on December 6, 2010.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
63° 59' 06.0" S
- 63.98500°
Accurate to 0m
Longitude:
59° 55' 53.0" W
- 59.93139°
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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