Brenitsa Glacier

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

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

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Place ID: 19054
Name ID: 137406

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 14 km long and 4.5 km wide glacier on Oscar II Coast, Antarctic Peninsula situated SW of Drygalski Glacier, W of Rogosh Glacier and E of Hektoria Glacier. Draining southwards from the S slopes of Foster Plateau E of Mount Quandary to flow into Vaughan Inlet, Weddell Sea next E of Hektoria Glacier. British mapping in 1978. Named after the settlements of Brenitsa in Northern and Northeastern Bulgaria.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
64° 53' 10.0" S
- 64.88611°
Accurate to 0m
Longitude:
61° 29' 50.0" W
- 61.49722°
Accurate to 0m
Altitude:
Not recorded
Accurate to 0m

Images

No images of this place could be found.

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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