Diralo Point

Diralo Point (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Diralo Point  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 19062
Name ID: 137398

Feature type: None recorded.

Origin

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

Narrative

The rocky point at the SE extremity of Metlichina Ridge, forming the N side of the entrance to Borima Bay on Oscar II Coast, Antarctic Peninsula. Situated 9.9 km NW of Kunino Point and 6.5 km NNE of Caution Point. Formed as a result of the disintegration of Larsen Ice Shelf in the area in 2002 and the subsequent retreat of Jorum Glacier. Named after the settlement of Diralo in Southern Bulgaria.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
65° 12' 10.0" S
- 65.20278°
Accurate to 0m
Longitude:
61° 58' 49.0" W
- 61.98028°
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:
5-Jun-2012

Related information

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