Hvarchil Point

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

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

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Place ID: 19586
Name ID: 137961

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 ice-covered point forming the SW extremity of Lecointe Island off the E coast of Brabant Island in the Palmer Archipelago. Situated 8.08 km SSW of Mitchell Point, 7.25 km SW of Cape Kaiser, 5.15 km NE of Momino Point and 2.7 km E of Bov Point. British mapping in 1980 and 2008. Named after the settlement of Hvarchil in Western Bulgaria.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
64° 17' 04.0" S
- 64.28444°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
62° 05' 55.0" W
- 62.09861°
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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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