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)
Feature type: Point
This name originates from Bulgaria. It is part of the Bulgaria Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.
The ice-free point on the E side of the entrance to Nishava Cove projecting 400 m northwestwards from the N coast of Rugged Island off the W coast of Byers Peninsula, Livingston Island in the South Shetland Islands. Situated 3.14 km WNW of Herring Point, 1.16 km WNW of Simitli Point, 1.75 km ESE of Cape Sheffield, and 3.9 km SW of Start Point, Livingston Island. Extended further 400 m northwestwards by the group of Chiprovtsi Islands named in association with the point. British mapping in 1968, Spanish in 1992 and Bulgarian in 2009. Named after the town of Chiprovtsi in Northwestern Bulgaria.
No images of this place could be found.
Bulgarian: Large scale (max 1:100,000), Medium scale (between 1:100,000 and 1:250,000), Small scale (min 1:250,000 )
All: Large scale (max 1:100,000), Medium scale (between 1:100,000 and 1:250,000), Small scale (min 1:250,000 )