Daskot Point

SCAR Gazetteer Ref. No 19129

Feature type:

Origin

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

Narrative

The ice-covered point on the N side of the entrance to Yamforina Cove on Blagoevgrad Peninsula, Oscar II Coast in Graham Land. Situated 11.38 km E of St. Gorazd Peak, 4.3 km S of Whiteside Point, and 4.55 km NNE of Kesten Point. Formed as a result of the break-up of Larsen Ice Shelf in the area in 2002. Antarctic Digital Database mapping 2012. Named after the settlement of Daskot in Northern Bulgaria.

Location

Latitude:
65° 09' 41.0" S
-65.161°
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Longitude:
61° 33' 22.0" W
-61.556°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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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

Related information

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