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Zavoy Nunatak (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Zavoy Nunatak (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Nunatak ( 2d )
This name originates from Bulgaria. It is part of the and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.
The mostly ice-free rocky ridge extending 2.8 km in NNW-SSE direction and 1.4 km wide, rising to 950 m on the W side of Elgar Uplands in northern Alexander Island. Situated 7.57 km N of Appalachia Nunataks, 15.38 km E of Mount Morley in Lassus Mountains, 14 km SSE of Shaw Nunatak and 9.42 km SSW of Tegra Nunatak. Surmounts Nichols Snowfield to the NW, Gilbert Glacier to the SW, and the head of Bartók Glacier to the SE. Vicinity visited on 30 January 1988 by the geological team of Christo Pimpirev and Borislav Kamenov (First Bulgarian Antarctic Expedition), and Philip Nell and Peter Marquis (British Antarctic Survey). British mapping in 1971.
Named after the settlement of Zavoy in Southeastern Bulgaria.
No images of this place could be found.