Dlagnya Rocks

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Dlagnya Rocks
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Location of Varna Peninsula on Livingston Island in the South Shetland Islands.
Geography
Location Antarctica
Coordinates 62°25′38″S 60°09′39″W / 62.42722°S 60.16083°W / -62.42722; -60.16083
Archipelago South Shetland Islands
Country
Demographics
Population 0
Additional information
Administered under the Antarctic Treaty System
Topographic map of Livingston Island, Greenwich, Robert, Snow and Smith Islands.

Dlagnya Rocks (Bulgarian: скали Длъгня, ‘Skali Dlagnya’ \ska-'li 'dl&g-nya\) are the several contiguous rocks in Zed Islands off Varna Peninsula, Livingston Island in the South Shetland Islands extending 540 m in north-south direction and 60 m wide. The area was visited by early 19th century sealers.

The rocks are named after the settlement of Dlagnya in Northern Bulgaria.

Location[edit]

Dlagnya Rocks are centred at 62°25′38″S 60°09′39″W / 62.42722°S 60.16083°W / -62.42722; -60.16083 and situated 150 m east of Esperanto Island and 100 m west-southwest of Goritsa Rocks. British mapping in 1968 and Bulgarian mapping in 2009.

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