Dimitrova Peak

Dimitrova Peak (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Dimitrova Peak  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 19948
Name ID: 138399

Feature type: Peak

Origin

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

Narrative

The mostly ice-covered peak rising to 1500 m in eastern Havre Mountains, northern Alexander Island. Situated 5.7 km E of Mount Pontida, 7.62 km SSE of Mount Newman and 21 km NE of Mount Holt. Steep and partly ice-free SW slopes. Surmounts Russian Gap to the NE and Foreman Glacier to the S. Vicinity visited on 8 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 the Bulgarian opera singer Gena Dimitrova (1941-2005).

Location

Latitude:
69° 14' 21.0" S
- 69.23917°
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Longitude:
71° 24' 15.0" W
- 71.40417°
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Altitude:
1500 m
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
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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

request by L. Ivanov, 12.07.2018

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
23-Mar-2017

Related information

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