Sinion Glacier

Sinion Glacier (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Sinion Glacier  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 19237
Name ID: 137561

Feature type:

Origin

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

Narrative

The 6 km long and 3 km wide glacier on Nordenskjöld Coast in Graham Land situated SW of Zaychar Glacier and N of Akaga Glacier. Draining the SE slopes of Detroit Plateau, and flowing east-southeastwards along the S slopes of Kableshkov Ridge to enter Odrin Bay in Weddell Sea. British mapping in 1978. Named after the Bulgar ruler Sinion (6th century).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
64° 32' 40.0" S
- 64.54444°
Accurate to 0m
Longitude:
60° 26' 50.0" W
- 60.44722°
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

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