Dañobeitia Crag

Dañobeitia Crag (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Dañobeitia Crag  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 19060
Name ID: 137411

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 sharp rocky hill rising to 205 m on the N coast of Livingston Island in the South Shetland Islands. Situated 1.8 km NW of the summit of Teres Ridge. Surmounting Siddins Point, formed by an offshoot of the hill, Hero Bay to the N and its parts Vasilev Bay to the E and Maleshevo Cove to the SW. British mapping in 1968, Spanish in 1991, and Bulgarian in 2005 and 2009. Named after Juan José Dañobeitia Canales, manager of the Spanish Antarctic programme, for his support for the Bulgarian Antarctic campaigns.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
62° 32' 57.6" S
- 62.54933°
Accurate to 0m
Longitude:
60° 25' 48.0" W
- 60.43000°
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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