Monyak Hill

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

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

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Place ID: 19143
Name ID: 137470

Feature type:

Origin

This name originates from Bulgaria. It is part of the Bulgaria Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Narrative

The rocky hill rising to 700 m at the N extremity of Flowers Hills on the E side of Sentinel Range in Ellsworth Mountains. Situated 4.6 km N of Dickey Peak, 12.75 km ENE of Mount Levack in Sullivan Heights, and 11.2 km SSE of Mount Besch in Barnes Ridge. Surmounting Dater Glacier to the W, Ellen Glacier to the N, and Lardeya Ice Piedmont to the E. US mapping in 1988. Named after the medieval fortress of Monyak in Southern Bulgaria.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
78° 18' 28.0" S
- 78.30778°
Accurate to 0m
Longitude:
84° 30' 29.0" W
- 84.50806°
Accurate to 0m
Altitude:
700 m
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:
7-Dec-2012

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