Glogovo Passage

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

Glogovo Passage (Bulgarian: проток Глогово, ‘Protok Glogovo’ \'pro-tok 'glo-go-vo\) is the 110 metre wide passage between Zverino Island on the west-southwest and Cave Island on the east-northeast in the Meade group off Archar Peninsula, the northwest extremity of Greenwich Island in the South Shetland Islands.

The passage is named after the settlement of Glogovo in Northern Bulgaria.


Glogovo Passage is located at 62°27′00″S 60°03′59″W / 62.45000°S 60.06639°W / -62.45000; -60.06639Coordinates: 62°27′00″S 60°03′59″W / 62.45000°S 60.06639°W / -62.45000; -60.06639. British mapping in 1968 and Bulgarian mapping in 2009.



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