Imelin Island

Imelin Island (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Imelin Island  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 19379
Name ID: 137718

Feature type: Island (5)

Origin

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

Narrative

The northernmost in the group of three rocky islands in Krivina Bay on the W coast of Trinity Island in the Palmer Archipelago. Situated 1.35 km SSE of Lyon Peak and 3.2 km NE of Romero Point. The feature is 600 m long in NE-SW direction and 380 m wide. Separated from Trinity Island to the N and Dink Island to the SSW by 190 m and 120 m wide passages respectively. British mapping in 1978. Named after Imelin Cave in Northwestern Bulgaria.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
63° 48' 13.0" S
- 63.80361°
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Longitude:
60° 47' 50.0" W
- 60.79722°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Name:
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Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
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Source Institution:
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Source Person:
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Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
21-Oct-2013

Related information

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