Gromshin Heights

SCAR Gazetteer Ref. No 19468

Feature type: Heights (2d)

Origin

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

Narrative

The heights rising ro 2790 m (Mount Mogensen) on the E side of northern Sentinel Range in Ellsworth Mountains. Extending 35 km in N-S direction and 20 km in E-W direction. The feature is upturned U-shaped with its interior drained by the S flowing Vicha Glacier. Bounded by Rutford Ice Stream to the E and Newcomer Glacier to the S and W. Connected to Mount Earp on the NW by Skamni Saddle, and to Mount Weems on the N by Kipra Gap. US mapping in 1961. Named after the settlement of Gromshin in Northwestern Bulgaria.

Location

Latitude:
77° 38' 00.0" S
-77.633°
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Longitude:
85° 46' 00.0" W
-85.767°
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Altitude:
2790 m
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Region:
Not recorded

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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

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
3-Jan-2014

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