Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
EnglishGaffney RidgeIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names   
PlaceType Ridge 
Latitude 13° 23' 45.6" N (13.39601261°)  
Longitude 118° 31' 1.1" E (118.51697615°)  
Min. Lat 13° 10' 0" N (13.1667°)  
Min. Long 118° 14' 0" E (118.2333°)  
Max. Lat 13° 27' 0" N (13.45°)  
Max. Long 118° 35' 0" E (118.5833°)  
Source IHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names, available online at
Notes (en): Updated coordinates (GEBCO May 2014) - Previous values (GEBCO October 2002): [Max. Lat: 13.383333°]    
GEBCO: associated meeting, proposer and year of proposal (en): Associated meeting: SCUFN-12. Proposer: Craig Peterson, Naval Meteorology and Oceanography Command (NMOC), USA. Year of proposal: 1997.    
GEBCO: discoverer and year of discovery (en): Discoverer: U.S. research vessel "Hunt". Year of discovery: 1969. History: Named after Vice Admiral Paul Golden Gaffney II (1946-), U.S. Navy, whose distinguished naval career has been closely associated with ocean survey and research, culminating to Chie    
Coordinates in ACUF (en): Latitude: 13.383333; Longitude: 118.533333    
ACUF unique id (UFI) (en): 225665    
Part of  South China Sea (IHO Sea Area)  [view hierarchy]   
Part of  Philippine Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ)  [view hierarchy]   
Edit history Last edited on 2016-04-23 15:22:42 by Oset Garcia Paula
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