Solari Bay

Solari Bay (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Solari Bay  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 19239
Name ID: 137558

Feature type:

Origin

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

Narrative

The 11.2 km wide bay indenting for 4.5 km Nordenskjöld Coast in Graham Land N of Balvan Point and S of the E extremity of Richard Knoll. Formed as a result of the break-up of Larsen Ice Shelf in the area in the late 20th century, and subsequent retreat of Drygalski Glacier. Antarctic Digital Database mapping in 2012. Named after the settlement of Solari in Northern Bulgaria.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
64° 44' 30.0" S
- 64.74167°
Accurate to 0m
Longitude:
60° 43' 00.0" W
- 60.71667°
Accurate to 0m
Altitude:
Not recorded
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:
27-Feb-2013

Related information

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