Hemimont Plateau

Hemimont Plateau (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Hemimont Plateau  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 19769
Name ID: 138149

Feature type: Plateau

Origin

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

Narrative

The ice-covered plateau of elevation about 1600 m in southern Graham Land. Situated midway between Loubet Coast and Fallières Coast on the W, and Bowman Coast on the E, extending 100 km from the heads of Finsterwalder Glacier and Demorest Glacier on the N to Neny Glacier on the S. Its higher southern part rises to over 1700 m and features McLeod Hill, Beacon Hill and Armadillo Hill. Named after the Roman province of Hemimont in Southeastern Bulgaria.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
67° 43' 00.0" S
- 67.71667°
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Longitude:
66° 06' 00.0" W
- 66.10000°
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Altitude:
1600 m
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
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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:
23-Mar-2016

Related information

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