Jerez Peak

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

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

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Place ID: 19531
Name ID: 137903

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 1400 m at the S extremity of Ravelin Ridge on Clarence Island in the South Shetland Islands. Situated 2 km NNE of Mount Llana and 5 km S of Humble Point. Surmounts Treskavets Glacier to the NE and Highton Glacier to the SE. Connected to Mount Llana by Soyka Saddle. British mapping in 1972 and 2009. Named after the Spanish mariner Gregorio Jerez who made the second sighting of Roch‚ Island (South Georgia, named by him Isla San Pedro) in 1756.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
61° 13' 47.0" S
- 61.22972°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
54° 06' 21.0" W
- 54.10583°
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Altitude:
1400 m
Unknown precision

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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