Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
EnglishThe Rolling GroundIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names (2018-06-25 - current version)   
PlaceType Ground 
Latitude 39° 56' 41.1" S (-39.94476°)  
Longitude 174° 12' 34.6" E (174.20962°)  
Min. Lat 40° 0' 55.2" S (-40.0153°)  
Min. Long 174° 1' 39.5" E (174.0276°)  
Max. Lat 39° 52' 25.1" S (-39.8736°)  
Max. Long 174° 23' 29.2" E (174.3915°)  
Source IHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names (2018-06-25 - current version), available online at
Notes GEBCO: discoverer and year of discovery: History: Possibly descriptive or named after the Rolling Ground near Harwich in England.    
GEBCO: associated meeting, proposer and year of proposal: Associated meeting: SCUFN-29. Proposer: New Zealand Geographic Board (NZGB). History: 2016.    
Additional information: This feature comprises a series of semi-detached shoals aligned NW-SE on the continental shelf, located in the South Taranaki Bight, offshore from the W coast of the North Island of New Zealand. The name first appeared on NZ Coastal Bathymetry Series (CBS) chart 'Patea' in 1969. Minimum depth (m): 20. Maximum depth (m): 50. Total relief (m): 30. Dimension: 30 km x 15 km    
Partly part of  Tasman Sea (IHO Sea Area)  [view hierarchy]   
Edit history Last edited on 2018-09-13 16:53:11 by Lonneville Britt
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