Pripor Nunatak

Pripor Nunatak  (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Pripor Nunatak   (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 19856
Name ID: 138278

Feature type: Nunatak ( 2b )

Origin

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

Narrative

The ridge extending 3 km in NE-SW direction and 600 m wide, rising to 250 m on the SW side of Lassus Mountains in northern Alexander Island. Situated 4 km SSE of Faulkner Nunatak, 3.86 km SW of Beagle Peak and 8.23 km NW of Mount Morley. Crescent-shaped facing SSE, with steep and mostly ice-free NW slopes. Surmounts Lazarev Bay to the NW. British mapping in 1971.

Named For

Named after the historical settlement of Pripor in Southeastern Bulgaria.

Location

Latitude:
69° 38' 08.0" S
- 69.63556°
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Longitude:
71° 41' 51.0" W
- 71.69750°
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Altitude:
250 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

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
23-Mar-2017

Related information

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