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Alabak Island
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Location of Graham Coast on the Antarctic Peninsula
Alabak Island is located in Antarctica
Alabak Island
Alabak Island
Location in Antarctica
Location in Antarctica
Geography
Location Antarctica
Coordinates 65°59′25″S 64°43′50″W / 65.99028°S 64.73056°W / -65.99028; -64.73056
Administration
Administered under the Antarctic Treaty System
Demographics
Population Uninhabited


Alabak Island (Bulgarian: остров Алабак) is the mostly ice-covered hilly island in Barilari Bay on Graham Coast in Graham Land, Antarctica extending 1.35 km in east-west direction, 670 m wide, and ending in Huitfeldt Point to the east. It is separated from the east coast of Velingrad Peninsula by a 500 m wide passage formed as a result of glacier retreat in the last decade of 20th century.

The island is named after Alabak Ridge in Southern Bulgaria.

Location

Alabak Island is located 4.74 km southeast of Vorweg Point, and 11.15 km southwest of Duyvis Point on Felipe Solo (Obligado) Peninsula. British mapping in 1971.

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