Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR)
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Artanes Bay (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Artanes Bay (The name as it would appear on a map)
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This name originates from Bulgaria. It is part of the Bulgaria Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.
The 14 km wide cove indenting for 6.2 km Oscar II Coast in Graham Land. Entered W of Cape Fairweather and E of Shiver Point. Formed as a result of the break-up of Larsen Ice Shelf in the area in 2002, and subsequent retreat of Rogosh Glacier. Antarctic Digital Database mapping 2012. Named after the ancient settlement of Artanes in Northwestern Bulgaria.
No images of this place could be found.