Letnitsa Glacier

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Location of Smith Island in the South Shetland Islands.
Topographic map of Livingston Island, Greenwich, Robert, Snow and Smith Islands.

Letnitsa Glacier (Bulgarian: ледник Летница, ‘Lednik Letnitsa’ \'led-nik 'let-ni-tsa\) is a 1.8 km long glacier on Smith Island in the South Shetland Islands, Antarctica draining the southeast slopes of Imeon Range east of Organa Peak and south of Riggs Peak. It is situated southwest of Gramada Glacier and northeast of Kremena Ice Piedmont, and flows southeastward into Hisarya Cove, Osmar Strait. Bulgarian early mapping in 2009. The glacier is named after the town of Letnitsa in northern Bulgaria.

Coordinates: 63°03′05″S 62°36′25″W / 63.05139°S 62.60694°W / -63.05139; -62.60694



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