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Bulgarian Antarctic Gazetteer

Compiled by Dr. Lyubomir Lalov Ivanov
Institute of Mathematics and Informatics
Bulgarian Academy of Sciences

Simeon Peak
Vrah Simeon \'vr&h si-me-'on\

62°41'31" S; 60°12'41" W (62.6919° S; 60.2114° W)

Peak rising to 1,576 m in Friesland Ridge, Tangra Mountains, Livingston Island ; 2.67 km SSW of Mount Friesland and 2 km SSW of St. Boris Peak. Surmounting Huntress Glacier to the NW, Ruen Icefall to the SW, and Macy Glacier to the E.

Bulgarian topographic survey in 1995/96, and mapping in 2005.

Named after Czar Simeon the Great of Bulgaria, 893-927 AD.

Approved on March 15, 2002.

LOCATION

High resolution image

Shown on the 1992 SPOT satellite image made by Institut Cartogràfic de Catalunya and Departament de Geodinàmica i Geofísica, Universitat de Barcelona, 1992

PICTURE



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