Basarbovo Ridge

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

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

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Place ID: 19589
Name ID: 137964

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 ice-covered ridge rising to 1400 m on the E side of Stribog Mountains on Brabant Island in the Palmer Archipelago. Extends 10.4 km from Taran Plateau to the NW to Bov Point to the SE. Steep and partly ice-free SW slopes. Surmounts Malpighi Glacier to the SW and Svetovrachene Glacier to the NE. British mapping in 1980 and 2008. Named after the settlement of Basarbovo in Northeastern Bulgaria.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
64° 15' 55.0" S
- 64.26528°
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Longitude:
62° 13' 20.0" W
- 62.22222°
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Altitude:
1400 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

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

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
19-May-2015

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