Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
EnglishPorcupine SeabightIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names   
PlaceType Submarine valley(s) 
Latitude 50° 30' 0" N (50.5°)  
Longitude 13° 0' 0" W (-13°)  
Source IHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names, available online at
Notes (en): Changed into a point in 2014. Previous coordinates: Min. Lat: 49.21°, Min. Long: -14.62°, Max. Lat: 52.36°, Max. Long: -11.65°    
GEBCO: associated meeting, proposer and year of proposal (en): Associated meeting: SCGN-9. Proposer: Robin K. H. Falconer, Institute of Geological and Nuclear Sciences (GNS Science), New Zealand. Year of proposal: 1985.    
Additional information (en): This feature is equivalent to a Sea Valley.    
Coordinates in ACUF (en): Latitude: 50; Longitude: -14    
ACUF unique id (UFI) (en): -155032    
Part of  North 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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