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Moriya, Mount (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Mount Moriya (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 rounded, ice-covered peak rising to 1700 m in Lovech Heights on Nordenskjöld Coast in Graham Land. Situated 1.9 km S of Mrahori Saddle, 14.2 km SW of Tillberg Peak, 15.1 km NNW of the ridge forming Cape Fairweather, and 3.17 km ENE of Mount Persenk. Surmounting Rogosh Glacier to the S and NW, Zlokuchene Glacier to the ENE, and Risimina Glacier to the SE. British mapping in 1978. Named after the medieval fortress of Moriya in Western Bulgaria.
No images of this place could be found.