This page presents the geographical name data for Tukhchiev Knoll in Antarctica, as supplied by the US military intelligence in electronic format, including the geographic coordinates and place name in various forms, latin, roman and native characters, and its location in its respective country's administrative division.
Feature Name (see definition): Tukhchiev Knoll
Feature Class (see definition): Summit
Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)
Feature ID (see definition): 17431
Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
62° 38' 00" S
Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
060° 09' 00" W
Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -62.6333333
Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -60.15
Elevation (see definition): No data
Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1997
Description (see definition): A solitary ice-covered knoll rising to approx. 650 m in Eastern Livingston Island. Located some 1,300 m E of the midpoint of Worner Gap, 3,600 m ENE of the summit of Pliska Ridge, 4,030 m NNE of the summit of Mount Friesland and 2,900 m SE of the highest point of Mount Bowles. A conspicuous landmark in Worner Gap area, overlooking Huron Glacier and upper Perununka Glacier. Named for Kuzman Tukhchiev, participant in the 1993-94 Bulgarian Antarctic campaign and base commander at St. Kliment Ohridski during the 1994-95 and 1995-96 seasons.
Date Created (see definition): 09/24/1998
Date Edited (see definition): No data