Avren Rocks

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Avren Rocks
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Location of Robert Island in the South Shetland Islands
Avren Rocks is located in Antarctic Peninsula
Avren Rocks
Avren Rocks
Location of Avren Rocks
Avren Rocks is located in Antarctica
Avren Rocks
Avren Rocks
Avren Rocks (Antarctica)
Geography
Location Antarctica
Coordinates 62°26′56″S 59°31′02″W / 62.44889°S 59.51722°W / -62.44889; -59.51722Coordinates: 62°26′56″S 59°31′02″W / 62.44889°S 59.51722°W / -62.44889; -59.51722
Archipelago South Shetland Islands
Width 0.15 km (0.093 mi)
Administration
Administered under the Antarctic Treaty System
Demographics
Population Uninhabited

Avren Rocks (Bulgarian: Скали Аврен, translit. Skali Avren ska-'li a-'vren) are three adjacent rocks situated in the interior of Micalvi Cove in the south extremity of Robert Island, South Shetland Islands. The group extends 260 m (280 yd) in north-south direction and is 150 m (160 yd) wide. The rocks were first mapped in 2008 by a Bulgarian team. They are named after two settlements in Varna and Kardzhali provinces situated in northeastern and southeastern Bulgaria respectively.

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

Topographic map of Livingston Island, Greenwich, Robert, Snow and Smith Islands.