Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
EnglishL'Atalante SeamountIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names   
EnglishL’Atalante SeamountUS BGN Advisory Committee on Undersea Features (ACUF)   
PlaceType Seamount(s) 
Latitude 31° 52' 36.1" S (-31.8767°)  
Longitude 176° 44' 28.3" W (-176.7412°)  
Source IHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names, available online at
Notes GEBCO: associated meeting, proposer and year of proposal (en): Associated meeting: SCUFN-25. Proposer: New Zealand Geographic Board (NZGB). Year of proposal: 2012.    
GEBCO: discoverer and year of discovery (en): History: Named from the French oceanographic research vessel "L'Atalante", which surveyed this area in 1993.    
Additional information (en): An isolated conical seamount, 781 km NE of Tauranga, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand, between the Kermadec and Louisville Ridges. References: Wright et al., 1997 ("Esperance" Chart); NIWA/Ministry of Fisheries Database.    
Coordinates in ACUF (en): Latitude: -31.883333; Longitude: -176.833333    
ACUF unique id (UFI) (en): 9093242    
Part of  South 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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