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Velchev Rock: Antarctica
SOURCE: National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Bethesda, MD, USA
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This page presents the geographical name data for Velchev Rock in Antarctica, as supplied by the US military intelligence in electronic format, including the geographic coordinates and place name in various forms, latin, roman and native characters, and its location in its respective country's administrative division.

Feature Name (see definition): Velchev Rock

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 17430

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
62° 38' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
060° 20' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -62.6333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -60.3333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1997

Description (see definition): A small nunatak rising to 208 m on the SW endge of Balkan Snowfield just N of Contell Glacier on eastern Livingston Island. Located 1,000 m E of Atlantic Club Peak and 1,220 m SE of Sinemorets Hill. Projecting slightly above the ice sheet with approximately 0.3 hectares of rocky ground exposed on its northern slope in the summer. Named for Krum A. Velchev, meteorologist at the St. Kliment Ohridski Base during the summer seasons of 1993-94, 1994-95 and 1995-96.

Date Created (see definition): 09/24/1998

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Velchev Rock in Antarctica on this page is published from the data supplied by the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, a member of the Intelligence community of the Antarctica, and a Department of Defense (DoD) Combat Support Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Velchev Rock should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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