Doriones Saddle

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

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

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Place ID: 19593
Name ID: 137968

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 900 m on Brabant Island in the Palmer Archipelago, connecting Avroleva Heights on the E to Taran Plateau in Stribog Mountains on the W. Situated 730 m WSW of Opizo Peak, 10.8 km NE of Mount Parry and 6.85 km SE of Blesna Peak. Part of the glacial divide between Laƫnnec Glacier to the N and Svetovrachene Glacier to the S. British mapping in 1980 and 2008. Named after the ancient Roman station of Doriones in Western Bulgaria.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
64° 13' 15.0" S
- 64.22083°
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Longitude:
62° 12' 05.0" W
- 62.20139°
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Altitude:
900 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

Related information

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