Vladigerov Passage

Vladigerov Passage (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Vladigerov Passage  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 19413
Name ID: 137776

Feature type: Passage (9)

Origin

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

Narrative

The passage long 5.8 km in SW-NE direction and 1.05 km wide in Biscoe Islands, between Lavoisier Island on the E and Krogh Island on the W. An eponymous island 420 m long in SW-NE direction and 150 m wide is lying in the narrowest part of the passage, formed as a result of the retreat of the ice cap of Lavoisier Island in the early 21st century. British mapping in 1976. Named after the Bulgarian composer Pancho Vladigerov (1899-1978).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
66° 16' 57.0" S
- 66.28250°
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Longitude:
66° 53' 50.0" W
- 66.89722°
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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 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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