Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
EnglishRaitt SeamountIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names   
PlaceType Seamount(s) 
Latitude 42° 39' 0" N (42.65°)  
Longitude 143° 3' 0" W (-143.05°)  
Source IHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names, available online at
Notes GEBCO: discoverer and year of discovery (en): History: Named after Russell W. Raitt (1907-1995), SIO marine seismologist and a major figure in development and shipboard employment of seismic methods to study entire crust. From 1949 to 1985, he undertook extensive and classic studies in Indian Ocean a    
ACUF unique id (UFI) (en): -155108    
Part of  North Pacific 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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