Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
EnglishQianyu GuyotIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names   
PlaceType Guyot 
Latitude 22° 58' 23.9" N (22.9733°)  
Longitude 175° 38' 30.1" E (175.6417°)  
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: Zhanhai Zhang, State Oceanic Administration (SOA), Beijing, China. Year of proposal: 2012.    
GEBCO: discoverer and year of discovery (en): Discoverer: Chinese research vessel "Haiyang Liuhao". Year of discovery: 2011. History: The term "Qianyu" means fish diving in deep water and is quoted from a poem in the Book of Songs (a collection of poems in ancient Chinese Literature). The fish may ma    
Additional information (en): Minimum depth (m): 1200. Maximum depth (m): 5200. Total relief (m): 4000. Dimension: 50 km × 32 km.    
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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