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Name Latitude Longitude Feature Type
Yankov Gap (BGR) 62° 36' 30.0" S 60° 09' 53.0" W Pass
Name ID: 134684 Place ID: 17436

The flat ice-covered saddle extending 1 km in N-S direction between Melnik Ridge and Bowles Ridge in eastern Livingston Island. Elevation approx. 550 m. Part of the divide between the glacial catchments of the head of Kaliakra Glacier to the W and Struma Glacier to the E. Midpoint located 2 km ENE of Mount Bowles. Named for Yordan Yankov, radio-engineer at St. Kliment Ohridski base in several seasons since 1994.

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