Emen Island

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

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

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Place ID: 19368
Name ID: 137723

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 rocky island in the SW part of Hamburg Bay on the NW coast of Anvers Island in the Palmer Archipelago. Situated 10.45 km NE of Gerlache Point and 8.77 km SW of Bonnier Point. The feature is 920 m long in SE-NW direction and 580 m wide. Separated from Anvers Island to the S and Petrelik Island to the NW by 570 m and 160 m wide passages respectively. British mapping in 1974. Named after the settlement of Emen in Northern Bulgaria.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
64° 32' 03.0" S
- 64.53417°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
64° 01' 14.0" W
- 64.02056°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown
Source Name:
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Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
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Source Institution:
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Source Person:
Unknown
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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