Botev Peak, Livingston Island

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Location of Tangra Mountains on Livingston Island in the South Shetland Islands.
Botev Peak from Bransfield Strait.

Botev Peak (Botev Vrah \'bo-tev 'vr&h\) is a peak rising to about 370 m in the southern extremity of the Veleka Ridge of Tangra Mountains, eastern Livingston Island in the South Shetland Islands, Antarctica overlooking Tarnovo Ice Piedmont to the east-northeast, Botev Point to the south, Barnard Point to the west and Arkutino Beach to the northwest. The feature takes its name from the adjacent Botev Point.

Location[edit]

The peak is located at 62°45′19.8″S 60°18′31″W / 62.755500°S 60.30861°W / -62.755500; -60.30861Coordinates: 62°45′19.8″S 60°18′31″W / 62.755500°S 60.30861°W / -62.755500; -60.30861 which is 1.48 km south of Veleka Peak, 740 m south of Dobrich Knoll and 4.05 km west-southwest of Yambol Peak. The peak was mapped by Bulgaria in 2005 and 2009 and is registered in the SCAR Composite Antarctic Gazetteer.

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References[edit]

This article includes information from the Antarctic Place-names Commission of Bulgaria which is used with permission.