Stob Glacier

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

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

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Place ID: 19080
Name ID: 137432

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 16 km long and 13 km wide glacier on Oscar II Coast, Antarctic Peninsula situated SW of Chuchuliga Glacier, ESE of Somers Glacier and SSE of Talbot Glacier. Draining from the slopes of Bruce Plateau N of Bersin Ridge, and flowing eastwards to join Crane Glacier. British mapping in 1976. Named after the settlement of Stob in Western Bulgaria

Named For

Location

Latitude:
65° 26' 40.0" S
- 65.44444°
Accurate to 0m
Longitude:
63° 03' 00.0" W
- 63.05000°
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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