Zhelyava Hill

Zhelyava Hill (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Zhelyava Hill  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 19089
Name ID: 137431

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 ice-covered hill of elevation 237 m forming the N extremity of Vidin Heights on Livingston Island in the South Shetland Islands. Situated 4 km N of Passy Peak and 2.2 km S of Sayer Nunatak. Overlooking Williams Point to the N, Rose Valley Glacier to the SE and Saedinenie Snowfield to the SW. Bulgarian topographic survey Tangra 2004/05. British mapping in 1968, Spanish in 1991 and Bulgarian in 2009. Named after the settlement of Zhelyava in Western Bulgaria.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
62° 29' 33.0" S
- 62.49250°
Accurate to 0m
Longitude:
60° 08' 09.0" W
- 60.13583°
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

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