Devene Point

Devene Point (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Devene Point  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 19569
Name ID: 137944

Feature type: Point (8)

Origin

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

Narrative

The narrow rock-tipped point projecting 600 m westwards into Dallmann Bay, and forming the NE side of the entrance to Buragara Cove on the W coast of Brabant Island in the Palmer Archipelago. Situated 2.08 km NE of Zabel Point, 8.5 km ENE of Gand Island and 4.68 km SSW of Fleming Point. Formed as a result of the retreat of Rush Glacier at the turn of the 21 century. Named after the settlement of Devene in Northwestern Bulgaria.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
64° 22' 11.6" S
- 64.36989°
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Longitude:
62° 37' 49.0" W
- 62.63028°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown
Source Name:
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Source Identifier:
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

new feature (L. Ivanov, 25/05/15) JM

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
19-May-2015

Related information

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