Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
EnglishHabunohoshi SeamountIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names   
PlaceType Seamount(s) 
Latitude 12° 55' 0.1" N (12.9167°)  
Longitude 134° 12' 32.4" E (134.209°)  
Source IHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names, available online at
Notes Additional information (en): This feature has a conical shape. All undersea features around the Kyushu-Palau Ridge are named after stars and planets. Minimum depth (m): 3019. Maximum depth (m): 4891. Total relief (m): 1872. Dimension/size: 15 km × 10 km.    
GEBCO: associated meeting, proposer and year of proposal (en): Associated meeting: SCUFN-31. Proposer: Japanese Committee on Undersea Feature Names (JCUFN). History: 2018.    
GEBCO: discoverer and year of discovery (en): Discoverer: Japanese survey vessel "Shoyo". Year of discovery: 2007. History: Named from its geographical location, to the south of Habunohoshi Terrace. "Habunohoshi" is one of the Japanese dialect names that means the Southern Cross.    
ACUF unique id (UFI) (en): 14988565    
Coordinates in ACUF (en): Latitude: 12.926175; Longitude: 134.206853    
Part of  Philippine Sea (IHO Sea Area)  [view hierarchy]   
Edit history Last edited on 2019-05-15 02:08:08 by Lonneville Britt
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