Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
EnglishRaitt RiseIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names   
PlaceType Rise 
Latitude 13° 17' 22.2" S (-13.289501°)  
Longitude 96° 21' 17.6" E (96.354885°)  
Min. Lat 14° 25' 0" S (-14.4167°)  
Min. Long 95° 6' 0" E (95.1°)  
Max. Lat 12° 6' 0" S (-12.1°)  
Max. Long 97° 40' 0" E (97.6667°)  
Source IHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names, available online at
Notes GEBCO: associated meeting, proposer and year of proposal (en): Associated meeting: SCUFN-11. Proposer: Robert L. Fisher, Scripps Institution of Oceanography (SIO), USA. Year of proposal: 1993.    
GEBCO: discoverer and year of discovery (en): Discoverer: U.S. research vessels "Argo" and "Horizon". Year of discovery: 1962. 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    
Coordinates in ACUF (en): Latitude: -13.183333; Longitude: 96.166667    
ACUF unique id (UFI) (en): 111155    
Part of  Indian Ocean (IHO Sea Area)  [view hierarchy]   
Part of  Australian Exclusive Economic Zone (Cocos Islands) (EEZ)  [view hierarchy]   
Edit history Last edited on 2016-04-23 15:22:42 by Oset Garcia Paula
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