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Malkoch Peak (Bulgarian: връх Малкоч, IPA: [ˈvrɤx ˈmaɫkot͡ʃ]) is the peak rising to 1300 m in the southeast part of Petvar Heights, southeast Sentinel Range in Ellsworth Mountains, Antarctica, and overlooking Carey Glacier to the west and Rutford Ice Stream to the east.

The peak is named after the village of Malkoch in Bulgaria.

Location

Malkoch Peak is located at 78°49′17″S 84°01′39″W / 78.82139°S 84.02750°W / -78.82139; -84.02750Coordinates: 78°49′17″S 84°01′39″W / 78.82139°S 84.02750°W / -78.82139; -84.02750, which is 5.83 km east-northeast of Fruzhin Peak, 8.94 km southeast of Miller Peak, 2.52 km south of Ruset Peak and 8.57 km north of Mountainview Ridge. US mapping in 1961, updated in 1988.

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