Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
EnglishYanbaru HoleIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names   
PlaceType Hole 
Latitude 27° 18' 32.4" N (27.30901387°)  
Longitude 127° 16' 1.8" E (127.267165°)  
Min. Lat 27° 17' 31.2" N (27.292°)  
Min. Long 127° 14' 44.9" E (127.2458°)  
Max. Lat 27° 19' 28.2" N (27.3245°)  
Max. Long 127° 17' 17.5" E (127.2882°)  
Source IHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names, available online at
Notes (en): Coordinates calculated from feature    
Previous coordinates (en): Lat: 27.309014; Long: 127.267165; minLat: 27.292; minLong: 127.2458; maxLat: 27.3245; maxLong: 127.2882    
GEBCO: associated meeting, proposer and year of proposal (en): Associated meeting: SCUFN-25. Proposer: Hisayoshi Yokose, Kumamoto University, Japan. Year of proposal: 2012.    
GEBCO: discoverer and year of discovery (en): Discoverer: Japanese survey vessel "Natsushima". Year of discovery: 2011. History: Named after "Yanbaru", the name of the adjacent northern part of Okinawa Island, Japan.    
Additional information (en): Oval shape. References: Sato and Yokose (2007): "Geochemical characteristics of the volcanic rocks from the Tokara islands, Ryukyu volcanic arc, Japan", AGU Fall Meeting V41D-0825. Yokose et al. (2009): "Regularly spaced submarine rhyolitic-calderas on t    
Part of  Eastern China Sea (IHO Sea Area)  [view hierarchy]   
Edit history Last edited on 2016-04-23 15:22:42 by Oset Garcia Paula
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