Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
EnglishGaillard SeamountIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names   
PlaceType Seamount(s) 
Latitude 39° 57' 0" N (39.95°)  
Longitude 27° 0' 0" W (-27°)  
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-14. Proposer: Jean-RenĂ© Vanney, University of Paris IV, France; and Portuguese Hydrographic Office (Instituto Hidrografico). Year of proposal: 2000.    
GEBCO: discoverer and year of discovery (en): History: Named after Jean-Claude Gaillard (1945-1997), Engineer Hydrographer at the French Hydrographic Office (SHOM), who took part in bathymetric surveys in the Central Azores.    
Additional information (en): Total relief (m): 1100.    
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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