Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
EnglishYanbaru KnollIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names   
PlaceType Knoll(s) 
Latitude 27° 18' 59.1" N (27.31640335°)  
Longitude 127° 17' 47.5" E (127.2965154°)  
Min. Lat 27° 18' 3.6" N (27.301°)  
Min. Long 127° 16' 48" E (127.28°)  
Max. Lat 27° 19' 48" N (27.33°)  
Max. Long 127° 18' 43.2" E (127.312°)  
Source IHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names, available online at
Notes (en): Coordinates calculated from feature    
Previous coordinates (en): Lat: 27.316403; Long: 127.296515; minLat: 27.301; minLong: 127.28; maxLat: 27.33; maxLong: 127.312    
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 "Nagasaki-maru". Year of discovery: 2009. History: Named after "Yanbaru", the name of the adjacent northern part of Okinawa Island, Japan.    
Additional information (en): Conical 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    
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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