Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

MRGID http://marineregions.org/mrgid/4231
Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Names
Language Name Name source
EnglishJan Mayen RidgeIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names   
EnglishIceland-Jan Mayen RidgeUS BGN Advisory Committee on Undersea Features (ACUF)   
EnglishSouth Jan Mayen RidgeUS BGN Advisory Committee on Undersea Features (ACUF)   
EnglishSouthern Jan Mayen RidgeUS BGN Advisory Committee on Undersea Features (ACUF)   
PlaceType Ridge 
Latitude 69° 35' 25.5" N (69.59042878°)  
Longitude 8° 12' 16.2" W (-8.20450183°)  
Min. Lat 68° 26' 13.9" N (68.4372°)  
Min. Long 9° 21' 19.7" W (-9.3555°)  
Max. Lat 70° 51' 8.6" N (70.8524°)  
Max. Long 8° 8' 51.4" W (-8.1476°)  
Source IHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names, available online at http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/gazetteer/
Notes Updated coordinates (GEBCO May 2014) - Previous values (GEBCO October 2002): [Min. Lat: 67.8333°] ; [Min. Long: -9.3333°] ; [Max. Lat: 70.5°] ; [Max. Long: -8.5°]    
GEBCO: discoverer and year of discovery: History: Named from the nearby Norwegian island of Jan Mayen.    
Coordinates in ACUF: Latitude: 69; Longitude: -8    
ACUF unique id (UFI): -153923    
Relations 
Part of  Norwegian Sea (IHO Sea Area)  [view hierarchy]   
Partly part of  Icelandic Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ)  [view hierarchy]   
Partly part of  Jan Mayen Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ)  [view hierarchy]   
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Edit history Last edited on 2016-04-23 15:22:42 by Oset Garcia Paula
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