Temenuga Island

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

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

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Place ID: 19389
Name ID: 137754

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 lying 660 m NE of Quinton Point on Goten Peninsula on the NW coast of Anvers Island in the Palmer Archipelago. The feature extends 620 m by 450 m, and is separated from Kalotina Island to the W by a 140 m wide passage. British mapping in 1980. Named after the settlements of Temenuga in Northern and Southern Bulgaria.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
64° 18' 42.0" S
- 64.31167°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
63° 39' 29.0" W
- 63.65806°
Unknown precision
Altitude:
Not recorded
Unknown precision

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

Biodiversity
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Place names
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