Plakuder Point

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Location of Biscoe Islands in the Antarctic Peninsula region.

Plakuder Point (Bulgarian: нос Плакудер, ‘Nos Plakuder’ \'nos 'pla-ku-der\) is the point on the east side of the entrance to Misionis Bay on the northeast coast of Pickwick Island in the Pitt group of Biscoe Islands, Antarctica.

The point is named after the settlement of Plakuder in Northwestern Bulgaria.


Plakuder Point is located at 65°27′53″S 65°32′26″W / 65.46472°S 65.54056°W / -65.46472; -65.54056Coordinates: 65°27′53″S 65°32′26″W / 65.46472°S 65.54056°W / -65.46472; -65.54056, which is 1.6 km east-southeast of Kusev Point and 1.6 km west-southwest of Snodgrass Island. British mapping in 1971.



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