Glumche Island

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Glumche Island
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Location of Low Island in the South Shetland Islands
Glumche Island is located in Antarctic Peninsula
Glumche Island
Glumche Island
Location of Glumche Island
Glumche Island is located in Antarctica
Glumche Island
Glumche Island
Location of Glumche Island
Geography
Location Antarctica
Coordinates 63°14′07″S 62°13′45″W / 63.23528°S 62.22917°W / -63.23528; -62.22917Coordinates: 63°14′07″S 62°13′45″W / 63.23528°S 62.22917°W / -63.23528; -62.22917
Archipelago South Shetland Islands
Administration
Administered under the Antarctic Treaty System
Demographics
Population Uninhabtied

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 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.