Ushlinova Peak

Ushlinova Peak (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Ushlinova Peak  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 19732
Name ID: 138112

Feature type: Peak (2d)

Origin

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

Narrative

The sharp ice-covered peak of elevation 2150 m in the W foothills of Avery Plateau on Loubet Coast in Graham Land. Situated 13.66 km SE of Rubner Peak, 14 km SSE of Sokol Point on Darbel Bay, 9.63 km SW of the nearest of Zilva Peaks, and 12.1 km N of Hutchison Hill. Surmounts Widdowson Glacier to the W and a tributary to that glacier to the NE. British mapping in 1976. Named after Donka Ushlinova (1880-1937), a participant in the Bulgarian liberation movement in Macedonia, much decorated for her bravery in the 1912-1918 wars of Bulgarian national unification.

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Location

Latitude:
66° 48' 10.0" S
- 66.80278°
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Longitude:
65° 37' 44.0" W
- 65.62889°
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Altitude:
2150 m
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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Name:
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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

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Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
7-Oct-2015

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