Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
EnglishGalera SeamountIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names   
PlaceType Seamount(s) 
Latitude 0° 36' 28.1" N (0.6078°)  
Longitude 80° 49' 21.7" W (-80.8227°)  
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-24. Proposer: Ecuador Hydrographic Office (INOCAR). Year of proposal: 2010.     
GEBCO: discoverer and year of discovery (en): Discoverer: French research vessel "L'Atalante". Year of discovery: 2005. History: Named from the nearby Punta Galera, in Ecuador.    
Additional information (en): The feature has a steepness of 75%. Minimum depth (m): 2254. Maximum depth (m): 3281. Total relief (m): 1027. Dimension: 191 kmĀ².    
Part of  North Pacific Ocean (IHO Sea Area)  [view hierarchy]   
Edit history Last edited on 2017-09-05 13:53:58 by Oset Garcia Paula
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