Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR)
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Kaliman Island (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Kaliman Island (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Island
This name originates from Bulgaria. It is part of the Bulgaria Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.
The triangular, flat rocky island extending 250 m in SSE-NNW direction and 80 m wide in Walker Bay, Livingston Island in the South Shetland Islands. Situated 3.9 km NW of Hannah Point, 9.5 km NE of Bond Point and 4.62 km S of Snow Peak, and connected to Livingston Island on the N by a 600 m long moraine tombolo. Formed as result of the retreat of Verila Glacier in the first decade of 21st century. Bulgarian mapping in 2005, 2009 and 2017.
Named after Czar Kaliman Asen of Bulgaria, 1241-1246 AD.
No images of this place could be found.