Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
EnglishBelias SeamountIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names (2018-06-25 - current version)   
PlaceType Seamount(s) 
Latitude 10° 38' 45.3" N (10.64592°)  
Longitude 134° 41' 1.3" E (134.6837°)  
Min. Lat 10° 32' 57.7" N (10.5494°)  
Min. Long 134° 34' 8.1" E (134.5689°)  
Max. Lat 10° 45' 45.3" N (10.7626°)  
Max. Long 134° 47' 39.5" E (134.7943°)  
Source IHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names (2018-06-25 - current version), available online at
Notes GEBCO: discoverer and year of discovery: Discoverer: Japanese research vessel "Yokosuka". Year of discovery: 1995. History: Belias is the old name of Airai State, in the nearby Babeldaob Island, Palau.    
GEBCO: associated meeting, proposer and year of proposal: Associated meeting: SCUFN-30. Proposer: David K. Idip, Jr., Territory and Boundary Task Force, Office of the President, Republic of Palau. History: 2017.    
Additional information: This feature has a slightly elongated shape, with irregular outline, and a steepness of ~ 37 %. Minimum depth (m): 2173. Maximum depth (m): 4105. Total relief (m): 1932. Dimension: 28 km × 20 km    
Part of  Philippine Sea (IHO Sea Area)  [view hierarchy]   
Edit history Last edited on 2018-09-13 16:53:11 by Lonneville Britt
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