Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
EnglishEast Atka CanyonUS BGN Advisory Committee on Undersea Features (ACUF)   
PlaceType Canyon(s) 
Latitude 52° 51' 0" N (52.85°)  
Longitude 173° 39' 36" W (-173.66°)  
Source US BGN Advisory Committee on Undersea Features (ACUF), available online at
Notes Additional information (en): Located in the Bering Sea. Named in association with Atka Canyon and Atka Island. The feature name was proposed by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. Approved by the U.S. Board on Geographic Names at USBGN Meeting 276; 16 July 2019.    
ACUF unique id (UFI) (en): 14792400    
Part of  Bering Sea (IHO Sea Area)  [view hierarchy]   
Edit history Last edited on 2020-07-29 11:09:26 by Lonneville Britt
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