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Bacho Kiro Peak

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Bacho Kiro Peak

Bacho Kiro Peak (Bulgarian: връх Бачо Киро, ‘Vrah Bacho Kiro’ \'vr&h 'ba-cho 'ki-ro) is the rocky, partly ice-free peak rising to 1500 m between Woodbury Glacier and Montgolfier Glacier on Danco Coast in Graham Land, Antarctica.


Map of Bacho Kiro Peak, Antarctica

The feature is named after the Bulgarian enlightener and revolutionary Bacho Kiro (Kiro Zanev, 1835-1876).


Bacho Kiro Peak is located at 64°47′02″S 62°15′36″W, which is 4.35 km east of The Downfall, 5.55 km south-southwest of Sophie Cliff, and 2.9 km north of Mechit Buttress. British mapping in 1980.


  • Antarctic Digital Database (ADD). Scale 1:250000 topographic map of Antarctica. Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR), 1993–2016.
  • References

    Bacho Kiro Peak Wikipedia