Zhelad Saddle

Zhelad Saddle (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Zhelad Saddle  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 19547
Name ID: 137919

Feature type: Saddle (2e)

Origin

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

Narrative

The ice-covered saddle of elevation 950 m extending 350 m in the W foothills of Detroit Plateau on Danco Coast in Graham Land, and connecting the NW slopes of Razhana Buttress to Sonketa Ridge. Situated 11.3 km E of Charles Point. Part of the glacial divide between Sikorsky Glacier to the N and Trepetlika Glacier to the SW. British mapping in 1978. Named after the settlement of Zhelad in Northeastern Bulgaria.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
64° 14' 20.0" S
- 64.23889°
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Longitude:
60° 46' 03.0" W
- 60.76750°
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Altitude:
950 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

Related information

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