Buneva Point

Buneva Point (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Buneva Point  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 19938
Name ID: 139002

Feature type: Point

Origin

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

Narrative

The sharp rocky point on the NW coast of Alexander Island projecting 1 km west-southwestwards into Lazarev Bay just S of the terminus of Lennon Glacier. Situated 11 km S of Cape Vostok, 8.8 km NW of Kamhi Point and 1.75 km NE of Stoltz Island. Formed by the N extremity of the homonymous rocky coastal ridge extending 3.7 km in SE direction. British mapping in 1991.

Named For

Named after Mara Buneva (1902-1928), heroine of the Bulgarian liberation movement in Macedonia.

Location

Latitude:
69° 13' 48.7" S
- 69.23019°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
72° 09' 02.0" W
- 72.15056°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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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

request by L. Ivanov, 12.07.2018

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
23-Mar-2017

Related information

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