Chuprene Glacier


Chuprene Glacier
Location of Smith Island in the South Shetland Islands.

Chuprene Glacier (Bulgarian: ледник Чупрене, ‘Lednik Chuprene’ \'led-nik chu-'pre-ne\) is a 4 km long glacier on Smith Island, South Shetland Islands draining the northwest slopes of Imeon Range. Flowing southwest of Drinov Peak and Popovo Saddle, and west of Slatina Peak and Varshets Saddle southwestward along the northwest slopes of Antim Peak and Evlogi Peak into Drake Passage south of Villagra Point and north of Garmen Point. Bulgarian early mapping in 2009. Named after the settlement of Chuprene in northwestern Bulgaria.

Coordinates: 62°57′55″S 62°31′53″W / 62.96528°S 62.53139°W / -62.96528; -62.53139

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