Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
EnglishPaeraengi KnollIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names   
PlaceType Knoll(s) 
Latitude 10° 51' 42.1" N (10.8617°)  
Longitude 135° 49' 23.9" W (-135.8233°)  
Source IHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names, available online at
Notes GEBCO: associated meeting, proposer and year of proposal: Associated meeting: SCUFN-27. Proposer: Korea Committee on Geographical Names (KCGN). Year of proposal: 2014.    
GEBCO: discoverer and year of discovery: Discoverer: Korean research vessel "Onnuri". Year of discovery: 2006. History: Paeraengi is the Korean word for the traditional "hat", which was worn by soldiers and peddlers during the Joseon Dynasty. It was woven from slender pieces of split bamboo. The    
Additional information: This feature has a dome shape and a steepness of 28°. Minimum depth (m): 4060. Maximum depth (m): 4800. Total relief (m): 740. Dimension: 6 km x 6 km.    
Part of  North Pacific Ocean (IHO Sea Area)  [view hierarchy]   
Edit history Last edited on 2016-04-23 14:57:37 by Oset Garcia Paula
[Google] [Google scholar] [Google images]