Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
EnglishLa Feuillée BankIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names   
PlaceType Bank 
Latitude 15° 56' 0" S (-15.933333°)  
Longitude 54° 31' 0" E (54.516667°)  
Source IHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names, available online at
Notes Previous coordinates (en): Lat: -15.93333333; Long: 54.51666667    
GEBCO: associated meeting, proposer and year of proposal (en): Associated meeting: SCUFN-12. Proposer: Michel Le Gouic, French Hydrographic Office (SHOM). Year of proposal: 1996.    
GEBCO: discoverer and year of discovery (en): Discoverer: French oceanographic survey vessel "D'Entrecasteaux". Year of discovery: 1995. History: Named after Monsieur de la Feuillée who commanded the French vessel "La Diane" that discovered Tromelin Island in 1722. On 31 July 1761, the store ship "L'    
Additional information (en): Detection by Raytheon deep sea echosounder and fixing by GPS in natural mode.    
Part of  Indian 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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