Kyustendil Ridge

Kyustendil Ridge (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Kyustendil Ridge  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 19138
Name ID: 137475

Feature type:

Origin

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

Narrative

The partly ice-free ridge rising to 1700 m on Nordenskjöld Coast in Graham Land. Extending 23 km in W-E direction between Foster Plateau and Weddell Sea, and 10 km wide. Bounded by Drygalski Glacier to the N, and Rogosh Glacier and Zlokuchene Glacier to the S. Linked by Mrahori Saddle to Lovech Heights to the S. British mapping in 1978. Named after the city of Kyustendil in Western Bulgaria.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
64° 49' 00.0" S
- 64.81667°
Accurate to 0m
Longitude:
61° 06' 00.0" W
- 61.10000°
Accurate to 0m
Altitude:
1700 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

Related information

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