Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR)
Collated by Programma Nazionale di Ricerche in Antartide (Italy)
in the framework of the SCAR Standing Committee on Antarctic Geographic Information (SCAGI)
Papazov Island (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Papazov 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 200 m long in WSW-ENE direction and 100 m wide rocky island lying off the entrance to Velcha Cove on the E coast of Astrolabe Island in Bransfield Strait. Situated 2.27 km SE of Kanarata Point and 1.4 km E of Drumohar Peak. German-British mapping in 1996.
Named after the Bulgarian-French artist George Papazov (1894-1972).
No images of this place could be found.