Kaliva Range

Kaliva Range (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Kaliva Range  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 19544
Name ID: 137916

Feature type: Range (2c)

Origin

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

Narrative

The mostly ice-covered range extending 24.7 km in SE-NW direction and 10 km wide, rising to 1600 m in the NW foothills of Detroit Plateau and partly on Chavdar Peninsula, on the border between Davis Coast and Danco Coast in Graham Land. Connected to Perkos Dome to the SE by Sinitovo Gap. Surmounts Breguet Glacier to the S, Gregory Glacier to the SW, Tumba, Samodiva and Pirin Glaciers to the N, and Wright Ice Piedmont to the NE. British mapping in 1978. Named after the ancient fortress of Kaliva in Southeastern Bulgaria.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
64° 08' 20.0" S
- 64.13889°
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Longitude:
60° 40' 30.0" W
- 60.67500°
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Altitude:
1600 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-Nov-2014

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