Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
EnglishC&GS Seamount ProvinceIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names   
EnglishC&GS SeamountUS BGN Advisory Committee on Undersea Features (ACUF)   
PlaceType Seamount Province 
Latitude 48° 34' 51.4" N (48.580946°)  
Longitude 158° 41' 36.3" W (-158.69341°)  
Min. Lat 45° 0' 0" N (45°)  
Min. Long 162° 0' 0" W (-162°)  
Max. Lat 53° 15' 0" N (53.25°)  
Max. Long 155° 0' 0" W (-155°)  
Source IHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names, available online at
Notes (en): Updated centroid coordinates (2011: -48.85, 158.2)    
GEBCO: associated meeting, proposer and year of proposal (en): Associated meeting: SCUFN-20. Proposer: Albert E. Theberge, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), USA. Year of proposal: 2006.    
GEBCO: discoverer and year of discovery (en): Discoverer: U.S. research vessel "Pioneer". Year of discovery: 1961. History: The name commemorates the U.S. NOAA Coast and Geodetic Survey (C&GS). From 1925 through 1971, the C&GS systematically surveyed the Gulf of Alaska and North Pacific Ocean discove    
Additional information (en): The feature is located southwest of Kodiak Island, Alaska. Minimum depth (m): 3300. Maximum depth (m): 5120. Total relief (m): 1820. Dimension: The size and shape of the seamount province is a rectangular area having a number of seamounts and knolls exten    
Part of  North Pacific Ocean (IHO Sea Area)  [view hierarchy]   
Part of  United States Exclusive Economic Zone (Alaska) (EEZ)  [view hierarchy]   
Edit history Last edited on 2016-04-23 15:22:42 by Oset Garcia Paula
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