Gorichane Glacier

Gorichane Glacier (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Gorichane Glacier  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 19598
Name ID: 137973

Feature type: Glacier (12)

Origin

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

Narrative

The 4.5 km long and 1.7 km wide glacier on Brabant Island in the Palmer Archipelago, situated ESE of Palilula Glacier, SW of the head of Paré Glacier, WNW of the head of Laënnec Glacier, NW of the head of Malpighi Glacier and N of Djerassi Glacier. Drains the W slopes of Stribog Mountains and flows southwestwards into Lanusse Bay E of Baykal Point. British mapping in 1980 and 2008. Named after the settlement of Gorichane in Northeastern Bulgaria.

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Location

Latitude:
64° 12' 00.0" S
- 64.20000°
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Longitude:
62° 25' 40.0" W
- 62.42778°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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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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