Mozgovitsa Glacier

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

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

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Place ID: 19867
Name ID: 138289

Feature type: Glacier ( 12 )

Origin

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

Narrative

The 10 km long in SE-NW direction and 2.5 km wide glacier on the NW side of Rouen Mountains in northern Alexander Island. Situated NNW of Frachat Glacier and NNE of Russian Gap. Flows northwestwards between Senouque Spurs, leaves Rouen Mountains and joins Bongrain Ice Piedmont. Vicinity visited on 6 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 For

Named after Mozgovitsa River in Pirin Mountain.

Location

Latitude:
69° 04' 10.0" S
- 69.06944°
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Longitude:
71° 07' 40.0" W
- 71.12778°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

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Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
23-Mar-2017

Related information

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Place names
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