Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
EnglishXiaozheng SeamountIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names   
PlaceType Seamount(s) 
Latitude 16° 12' 54" S (-16.215°)  
Longitude 13° 6' 29.9" W (-13.1083°)  
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 "Dayang Yihao". Year of discovery: 2011. History: The term "Xiaozheng" is taken from a poem in "the Book of Songs" (a collection of poems in ancient Chinese Literature) and means "marching in the midnight". The feature     
Additional information (en): Minimum depth (m): 2150. Maximum depth (m): 3600. Total relief (m): 1450. Dimension: 15 km × 12 km.    
Part of  South Atlantic 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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