Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
EnglishGagarin SeamountIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names   
RussianGora GagarinaUS BGN Advisory Committee on Undersea Features (ACUF)   
EnglishMont GargarinUS BGN Advisory Committee on Undersea Features (ACUF)   
RussianГора ГагаринаUS BGN Advisory Committee on Undersea Features (ACUF)   
PlaceType Seamount(s) 
Latitude 1° 17' 51.5" N (1.29763718°)  
Longitude 154° 11' 58.7" W (-154.1996257°)  
Source IHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names, available online at
Notes Previous coordinates (en): Lat: 1.33; Long: -154.17    
GEBCO: associated meeting, proposer and year of proposal (en): Associated meeting: SCUFN-17. Proposer: Galina V. Agapova, Geological Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences (GIN RAS). Year of proposal: 2004.    
GEBCO: discoverer and year of discovery (en): History: Named after the Russian cosmonaut, Yuri Gagarin (1934-1968).    
Additional information (en): The feature is located near the south-west end of Clipperton Fracture Zone. ACUF approved this feature in 1966, which was shown on 1963 USSR map of the Pacific Ocean and appeared on Prof. G. Udintsev's 1968 list of undersea features. Minimum depth (m): 15    
Coordinates in ACUF (en): Latitude: 1.5; Longitude: -154.25    
ACUF unique id (UFI) (en): -153466    
Part of  North Pacific Ocean (IHO Sea Area)  [view hierarchy]   
Edit history Last edited on 2016-04-23 15:22:42 by Oset Garcia Paula
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