Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
EnglishZangetsu SeamountIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names   
PlaceType Seamount(s) 
Latitude 22° 37' 22.2" N (22.62283°)  
Longitude 136° 46' 42.6" E (136.7785°)  
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: Japanese Committee on Undersea Feature Names (JCUFN). Year of proposal: 2015.    
GEBCO: discoverer and year of discovery (en): Discoverer: Japanese survey vessel "Takuyo". Year of discovery: 2003. History: Zangetsu is a traditional Japanese name for "the moon remaining in the sky after sunrise". This part of the Kyushu-Palau Ridge has several undersea features that have names rel    
Part of  Philippine 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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