Petrov Ridge

Petrov Ridge (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Petrov Ridge  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 19558
Name ID: 137930

Feature type: Ridge (2d)

Origin

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

Narrative

The rocky, partly ice-covered ridge extending 5.5 km in ESE-WNW direction, 2.5 km wide and rising to 1400 m in the N foothills of Foster Plateau on Danco Coast in Graham Land. Situated 3.9 km SSE of Mitkaloto Peak and 4.5 km W of the Waist col. Surmounts Krebs Glacier to the SSW, Charlotte Bay to the NW and Bozhinov Glacier to th NNE. British mapping in 1978. Named after the Bulgarian poet Valeri Petrov (born Valeri Mevorah, 1920-2014).

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Location

Latitude:
64° 37' 36.0" S
- 64.62667°
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Longitude:
61° 28' 44.0" W
- 61.47889°
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Altitude:
1400 m
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Map

Source

Location Method:
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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

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Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
21-Nov-2014

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