Glumche Island

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Glumche Island
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Location of Low Island in the South Shetland Islands.
Geography
Location Antarctica
Coordinates 63°14′07″S 62°13′45″W / 63.23528°S 62.22917°W / -63.23528; -62.22917
Archipelago South Shetland Islands
Country
Demographics
Population 0
Additional information
Administered under the Antarctic Treaty System

Glumche Island (Bulgarian: остров Глумче, ‘Ostrov Glumche’ \'os-trov 'glum-che\) is the rocky island off the northwest coast of Low Island in the South Shetland Islands extending 470 m in east-west direction and 290 m wide.

The feature is named after the settlement of Glumche in Southeastern Bulgaria.

Location[edit]

Glumche Island is located at 63°14′07″S 62°13′45″W / 63.23528°S 62.22917°W / -63.23528; -62.22917, which is 830 m west-southwest of Cape Wallace and 1.08 km north of Fernandez Point. British mapping in 2009.

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References[edit]

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