Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
EnglishRafflesia HillIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names   
PlaceType Hill(s) 
Latitude 6° 41' 11.6" N (6.686549°)  
Longitude 111° 7' 38.6" E (111.127394°)  
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-28. Proposer: National Hydrographic Centre (NHC), Malaysia. Year of proposal: 2015.    
GEBCO: discoverer and year of discovery (en): Discoverer: Malaysian survey vessel "Coastal 1". Year of discovery: 2013. History: Rafflesia is a genus of parasitic flowering plants. It is believed to be the largest flower in the world. It contains approximately 28 species (including four incompletely     
Additional information (en): This feature has an oval shape and a steepness of 55°. Minimum depth (m): 1522. Maximum depth (m): 1848. Total relief (m): 326. Dimension: 23 km².    
Part of  South China Sea (IHO Sea Area)  [view hierarchy]   
Edit history Last edited on 2016-04-23 14:57:37 by Oset Garcia Paula
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