Vazharov Peak

Vazharov Peak (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Vazharov Peak  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 19411
Name ID: 137728

Feature type: Peak (2d)

Origin

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

Narrative

The ice-covered peak rising to 700 m in Brugmann Mountains on Li├Ęge Island in the Palmer Archipelago. Situated 2.14 km W by S of Balkanov Peak, 1.67 km N of Mount Kozyak and 3.02 km SE of Bebresh Point. Surmounting Shterna Glacier to the N, Coria Cove to the ESE and Sigmen Glacier to the WSW. British mapping in 1978. Named after Mihail Vazharov, mechanic at St. Kliment Ohridski base in 1999/2000 and subsequent seasons, and base commander during part of the 2005/06 season.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
64° 00' 35.0" S
- 64.00972°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
61° 54' 44.0" W
- 61.91222°
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Altitude:
700 m
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Name:
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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

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