Bersame Glacier

Bersame Glacier (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Bersame Glacier  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 19528
Name ID: 137900

Feature type: Glacier (12)

Origin

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

Narrative

The 2.4 km long and 1.5 km wide glacier on the W side of Urda Ridge on Clarence Island in the South Shetland Islands situated NE of Giridava Glacier. Drains the slopes of Mount Llana, flows northwestwards and enters the Southern Ocean NE of the terminus of Giridava Glacier. British mapping in 1972 and 2009. Named after the Thracian settlement of Bersame in Southeastern Bulgaria.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
61° 14' 50.0" S
- 61.24722°
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Longitude:
54° 09' 00.0" W
- 54.15000°
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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-Nov-2014

Related information

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Place names
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