Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
EnglishHaaheo SeamountIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names   
PlaceType Seamount(s) 
Latitude 24° 38' 0" N (24.633333°)  
Longitude 172° 45' 0" W (-172.75°)  
Source IHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names, available online at
Notes Previous coordinates: Lat: 24.63333333; Long: -172.75    
GEBCO: associated meeting, proposer and year of proposal: Associated meeting: SCUFN-11. Proposer: Barbara H. Keating and Loren Kroenke, University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA. Year of proposal: 1995.    
GEBCO: discoverer and year of discovery: History: Named from the "Haaheo", an early ship (yacht) visiting Hawaii as "Cleopatra's Barge" in 1820 and purchased by King Kamehameha II.    
Additional information: Reference: Hawaiian Registry, Judd, B. (1974): "Voyages to Hawaii before 1860", Univ. Hawaii, Press, Honolulu, p. 54, 65. Presented in a paper by Kroenke, Campbell and Keating (1987): "Morphology of Seamounts within the Hawaiian Exclusive Economic Zone -     
Coordinates in ACUF: Latitude: 24.6; Longitude: -172.666667    
ACUF unique id (UFI): 45468    
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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