Telish Rock

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Telish Rock
Livingston-Island-location-map.png
Location of Livingston Island in the South Shetland Islands.
Geography
Location Antarctica
Coordinates 62°41′53″S 60°52′08″W / 62.69806°S 60.86889°W / -62.69806; -60.86889
Archipelago South Shetland Islands
Length 0.3 km (0.19 mi)
Width 0.18 km (0.112 mi)
Country
Demographics
Population 0
Additional information
Administered under the Antarctic Treaty System
Topographic map of Livingston Island, Greenwich, Robert, Snow and Smith Islands.

Telish Rock (Bulgarian: скала Телиш, ‘Skala Telish’ ska-'la te-'lish) is the islet off the south coast of Livingston Island in the South Shetland Islands, Antarctica situated 400 m (437 yd) south of Elephant Point and 3 km (1.86 mi) northwest by west of Enchantress Rocks. Extending 300 by 180 m (328 by 197 yd). The area was visited by early 19th century sealers.

The islet is named after the settlement of Telish in northern Bulgaria.

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Telish Rock is located at 62°41′53″S 60°52′08″W / 62.69806°S 60.86889°W / -62.69806; -60.86889. British mapping in 1968, Chilean in 1971, Argentine in 1980, Spanish in 1993 and Bulgarian in 2005, 2009 and 2010.

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