Trave Peak

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Location of Nordenskjöld Coast.

Trave Peak (Bulgarian: връх Траве, ‘Vrah Trave’ \'vr&h 'tra-ve\) is the partly ice-covered peak rising to 850 m in the southeast foothills of Detroit Plateau on Nordenskjöld Coast in Graham Land, Antarctica. It has precipitous and partly ice-free west and north slopes, and overlooks Edgeworth Glacier to the north, east and south.

The peak is named after the settlement of Trave in Southern Bulgaria.

Location[edit]

Trave Peak is located at 64°17′15″S 59°54′59″W / 64.28750°S 59.91639°W / -64.28750; -59.91639Coordinates: 64°17′15″S 59°54′59″W / 64.28750°S 59.91639°W / -64.28750; -59.91639, which is 6.92 km south-southwest of Paramun Buttress, 6.92 km west by south of Chipev Nunatak and 11.28 km northeast of Darzalas Peak.

Maps[edit]

  • Antarctic Digital Database (ADD). Scale 1:250000 topographic map of Antarctica. Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR). Since 1993, regularly upgraded and updated.

References[edit]

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