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Hull Point

Hull Point is a low promontory on the northeast side of Legru Bay on King George Island in the South Shetland Islands, rising about 15 metres above sea level. It comprises a whale-back ridge aligned in a northwest–southeast orientation and is bac ...

Humble Point

Humble Point is a low point 5 nautical miles southwest of Cape Lloyd on the west coast of Clarence Island in the South Shetland Islands. The feature is called "Punta Baja" on Argentine government charts of the 1950s, but that descriptive name is ...

Jasper Point

Jasper Point is the northeastern entrance point to Norma Cove, Fildes Peninsula, on King George Island in the South Shetland Islands. The point is bounded by cliffs of black and buff rocks, in which occur veins of red and green jasper. It was so ...

Kolich Point

Kolich Point is a rock point located midway between Spike Cape and Gneiss Point on the east coast of Victoria Land, Antarctica. It was named by the Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names for geophysicist Thomas M. Kolich, who participated in the U ...

Lapidary Point

Lapidary Point is the southwest entrance point to Rocky Cove, Maxwell Bay, King George Island, Antarctica. It was named "Mys Kamennyy" by G.E. Grikurov and M.M. Polyakov in 1968, following Soviet Antarctic Expedition surveys in the area. This was ...

President Head

President Head is a headland forming the east extremity of Snow Island, in the South Shetland Islands, Antarctica. Extending 2.6 km in east-northeast direction, rising to 107 m at St. Sofroniy Knoll. Adjacent ice-free area ca. 303 hectares. The t ...

Point Udall (Guam)

Point Udall, also called Orote Point, is the westernmost point, in the territorial United States, located on the Orote Peninsula of Guam. It lies at the mouth of Apra Harbor, on the end of Orote Peninsula, opposite the Glass Breakwater of Cabras ...

Belozem Hill

Belozem Hill is the northeasternmost of a chain of hills along Bulgarian Beach on Hurd Peninsula in the east of Livingston Island, South Shetland Islands in Antarctica. The hill is boulder-clay capped with twin summits, the higher east-northeaste ...

Besapara Hill

Besapara Hill is a hill of 250m projecting from Sopot Ice Piedmont in Delchev Ridge, Tangra Mountains on Livingston Island, South Shetland Islands in Antarctica. The hill was mapped in the Bulgarian topographic survey Tangra 2004/05, and is named ...

Pouk Hill

Pouk Hill is a hill located in Walsall, West Midlands, England. Hill near Bloxwich lane in the Birchills district of the city, overlooking the M6 motorway and Beechdale housing estate.

Dreary Isthmus

Dreary Isthmus is a low, narrow neck of land, or isthmus, that joins the base of Brown Peninsula and the low morainal area north of Mount Discovery, Scott Coast, Victoria Land. It was named descriptively by the Advisory Committee on Antarctic Nam ...

Isthmus of Catanzaro

The Isthmus of Catanzaro is the narrow strip of land separating the Ionian Sea from the Tyrrhenian Sea. It is the narrowest section of the Italian Peninsula.

Hugh Town

Hugh Town is the largest settlement on the Isles of Scilly and its administrative centre. The town is situated on the island of St Marys, the largest and most populous island in the archipelago, and is located on a narrow isthmus which joins the ...

Schmale Heide

The Schmale Heide is a 9.5-kilometre-long and roughly 2-kilometre-wide bar between the Baltic seaside resort of Binz and the village of Neu Mukran near Sassnitz on the German island of Rugen. It lies in the municipality of Binz and is bounded to ...

Vikeid

Vikeid is a flat isthmus on the island of Langoya in the municipality of Sortland in Nordland county, Norway. The village of Vik lies on the east side of the isthmus and the village of Froskeland lies on the west side. The isthmus has the Eidsfjo ...

Niagara Peninsula

The Niagara Peninsula is the portion of Golden Horseshoe, Southern Ontario, Canada, lying between the southwestern shore of Lake Ontario and the northeastern shore of Lake Erie. Technically an isthmus rather than a peninsula, it stretches from th ...

Jomfruland

Jomfruland is a small elongated Norwegian island located off the coast of mainland Kragero in the county of Telemark, about 2 km south of the island of Stråholmen. It measures about 7.5 km by 1 km. Jomfruland provides shelter to the many islands ...

Siwards Howe

Siwards Howe, sometimes written Siwards How and also known as Heslington Hill or Bunny Hill, is a terminal moraine located to the south-east of the city of York. The howe is situated north west of the Morrell Library building of the University of ...

Trollgarden

Trollgarden is a glacial moraine in the municipality of Hjelmeland in Rogaland county, Norway. The moraine is a 5-metre tall ridge of stones, rocks, and boulders that runs for about 2 kilometres from the east side of the lake Kvivatnet across the ...

Nostoc Flats

Nostoc Flats is a small, flat glacial outwash plain, the surface of which is covered by the algae Nostoc. The feature is located East of the south lobe of Joyce Glacier on the Scott Coast, Victoria Land. So named by the New Zealand Geographic Boa ...

Indo-Gangetic Plain

The Indo-Gangetic Plain, also known as the Indus-Ganga Plain and the North Indian River Plain, is a 630-million-acre fertile plain encompassing northern regions of the Indian subcontinent, including most of northern and eastern India, the eastern ...

East European Plain

The East European Plain is a vast interior plain extending east of the North/Central European Plain, and comprising several plateaus stretching roughly from 25 degrees longitude eastward. It includes the westernmost Volhynian-Podolian Upland, the ...

Mazovian Lowland

The Mazovian Lowland, also known as the Masovian Plain, is the largest geographical region in central Poland, roughly covering the historical region of Masovia. Sometimes it is also categorized as including Mazovian-Podlasian Lowlands which toget ...

Chaos Reef

Chaos Reef is the confused area of breakers and shoal water in the north extremity of Aitcho Islands group on the west side of English Strait in the South Shetland Islands, Antarctica. The area was visited by early 19th century sealers operating ...

Norway Rocks

Norway Rocks is a reef of rocks, the charted position of which is doubtful, reported to extend about 4 nautical miles southward from Bernacchi Head, Franklin Island, in the Ross Sea. Discovered in 1841 by Ross. Named by C.E. Borchgrevink, a nativ ...

Rongel Reef

Rongel Reef, is a moraine reef in the Emona Anchorage in the eastern parts of Livingston Island in the South Shetland Islands, Antarctica. The reef emerged during a glacier retreat in the late 20th and early 21st centuries. The reef extends over ...

West Reef

West Reef is a reef 3 nautical miles northwest of Cape Lindsey, Elephant Island, South Shetland Islands. The name is descriptive of location with reference to Elephant Island. An old sealer name dating back to at least 1822. This article incorpor ...

Balchik Ridge

Balchik Ridge is a 1.3 km long narrow ridge in Tangra Mountains on Livingston Island in the South Shetland Islands, Antarctica with a highest point of 550m. The ridge adjoins the col linking Silistra Knoll and Peshev Ridge and surmounts Boyana Gl ...

Cherepish Ridge

Cherepish Ridge is a narrow rocky 1.1 kilometres ridge in the South Shetland Islands of Antarctica. Rising to 650 metres, the ridge runs in the south to north direction from the north of Intuition Peak, in the Tangra Mountains of Livingston Islan ...

Robertson Ridge

Robertson Ridge is a ridge circumscribing the northwest part of Clark Glacier in Victoria Land. It was named by the Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names for James D. Robertson, United States Antarctic Research Program geophysicist at Byrd Statio ...

Saddleback Ridge

Saddleback Ridge is a ridge rising to 125 m in the north part of Half Moon Island, Moon Bay, Livingston Island. A descriptive name applied following geological work by British Antarctic Survey, 1975-76. The "saddle" refers to a cover of permanent ...

Veleka Ridge

Veleka Ridge is a predominantly ice-free ridge extending 3 km between Charity Glacier in the north and Botev Point in the south, and 1.3 km wide, in the southwest extremity of Friesland Ridge, Tangra Mountains on Livingston Island in the South Sh ...

Damme Hills

The Damme Hills are a high, wooded ridge, up to 146 m above sea level, in the Oldenburg Munsterland in the southern part of the district of Vechta, in western Lower Saxony, Germany.

Chaine de lEpine

The Chaine de lEpine, in the department of Savoie in southeast France, is a 20-kilometre long ridge of the Jura Mountains that runs north–south along the east side of the Lac dAiguebelette, from the Col de lEpine west of Chambery as far as the we ...

Lower Rhine Heights

The Lower Rhine Heights is a hill ridge which, with several interruptions, stretches in a broad arc through the Lower Rhine Plain from Krefeld to Nijmegen, between the valley of the Rhine in the east and that of the Niers in the west. This landfo ...

Manhartsberg

Manhartsberg is a low, flat-lying mountain ridge in Lower Austria. It rises to a maximum height of 537 m. It is the southeastern flank of the granite Bohemian massif. The ridge runs from the Thaya river up to the mountain range Marshal and is par ...

Mount Ulia

Mount Ulia is a minor ridge located east of San Sebastian in the Basque Country, territory of Spain, reaching 243 m at its highest point. The ridge stretching out to the east along the coastline sinks in the strait leading to the Bay of Pasaia. T ...

Parang Mountains

The Parang Mountains are one of the highest mountain ridges in Romania and Southern Carpathians, with the highest peak, Parangu Mare, reaching 2.519 m.

Scotch Bonnet Ridge

Scotch Bonnet Ridge is a geologic ridge that crosses the Canada-United States border, in Lake Ontario, south of Prince Edward County. Scotch Bonnet Island and Nicholson Island lie off the shore of Prince Edward County. The range is made up of pro ...

Pearl River Delta

The Pearl River Delta Metropolitan Region is the low-lying area surrounding the Pearl River estuary, where the Pearl River flows into the South China Sea. It is one of the most densely urbanized regions in the world, and is often considered a meg ...

Crau

The Crau is composed of two different parts: Dry Crau is in the South, and was used as pasture from Roman times. There are about 100.000 sheep, as of 2007, including the Merino sheep. The wet Crau is in the North and includes the communes of Sain ...

Aim Rocks

Aim Rocks is a group of rocks lying east of Cape Timblon in the middle of Morton Strait in the South Shetland Islands, Antarctica. The name, given by the United Kingdom Antarctic Place-Names Committee in 1961, is descriptive, these rocks in line ...

Castle Rock (South Shetland Islands)

Castle Rock is a conspicuous rock, 175 metres high, lying 2 miles off the west side of Snow Island, in the South Shetland Islands. This descriptive name dates back to 1822 and is now established in international usage.

Conical Rock

Conical Rock is a rock lying in the eastern part of Morton Strait, 2 nautical miles south of the southwest tip of Livingston Island, in the South Shetland Islands. It was named by Discovery Investigations personnel on the Discovery II, who charte ...

Cruiser Rocks

The Cruiser Rocks are a group of rocks 7 nautical miles south of Cape Lindsey on Elephant Island, in the South Shetland Islands. The rocks were known to sealers as early as 1822, and appeared on charts of that period by the name "Cruisers".

Fortin Rock

Fortin Rock is a conspicuous rock or sea stack lying off Black Point, Livingston Island, in the South Shetland Islands. The name appears in a 1953 volume of Argentine sailing directions for Antarctica and Argentine charts. In Spanish, "fortin" me ...

Fuente Rock

Fuente Rock is a low rock surmounted by a navigational beacon, 0.4 nautical miles northeast of Ferrer Point in Discovery Bay, Greenwich Island, South Shetland Islands. The name derives from the form "Islote de la Fuente" appearing on a Chilean hy ...

Honores Rock

Honores Rock is a rock lying 1 kilometre southwest of Ferrer Point in Discovery Bay, Greenwich Island, in the South Shetland Islands. The name derives from the forms "Islote Honores" and "Islote Cocinero Honores" given by the Chilean Antarctic Ex ...

Keep Rock

Keep Rock is a small rock lying 1.5 kilometres west-southwest of Castle Rock, off the west side of Snow Island, in the South Shetland Islands. The name, which derives from "keep" in association with Castle Rock, was given by the UK Antarctic Plac ...

Knight Rocks

The Knight Rocks are a group of small rocks which lie 8 kilometres west-northwest of the south end of Snow Island, in the South Shetland Islands. The rocks were so named by the UK Antarctic Place-Names Committee following a survey by Lieutenant C ...