Lovech Heights

SCAR Gazetteer Ref. No 19140

Feature type:

Origin

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

Narrative

The heights rising to 1700 m (Mount Persenk and Mount Moriya) on Nordenskjöld Coast in Graham Land. Extending 15.5 km in E-W direction and 9.7 km wide. Bounded by Rogosh Glacier to the NW and S, Zlokuchene Glacier to the NE and Weddell Sea to the E. Linked by Mrahori Saddle to Kyustendil Ridge to the N. British mapping in 1978. Named after the city of Lovech in Northern Bulgaria.

Location

Latitude:
64° 53' 00.0" S
-64.883°
Accurate to 0m
Longitude:
61° 08' 00.0" W
-61.133°
Accurate to 0m
Altitude:
1700 m
Accurate to 0m
Region:
Not recorded

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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