Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR)
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in the framework of the SCAR Standing Committee on Antarctic Geographic Information (SCAGI)
Prosechen Island (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Prosechen Island (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Island (5)
This name originates from Bulgaria. It is part of the Bulgaria Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.
The northern of two rocky islands in Smyadovo Cove on the W coast of Rugged Island in the South Shetland Islands. Situated 1.04 km S of Cape Sheffield and 500 m N by E of Ugain Point. The feature is 500 m long in E-W direction and 140 m wide. Separated from Rugged Island to the N and Toledo Island to the S by 70 m and 60 m wide passages respectively. Spanish mapping in 1992 and Bulgarian mapping in 2009. Named after the settlement of Prosechen in Northeastern Bulgaria.
No images of this place could be found.