Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
EnglishLiliuokalani RidgeIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names   
EnglishNorthwest Hawaiian RidgeUS BGN Advisory Committee on Undersea Features (ACUF)   
PlaceType Ridge 
Latitude 31° 1' 38.5" N (31.02736505°)  
Longitude 173° 32' 33.7" W (-173.54268702°)  
Min. Lat 28° 0' 0" N (28°)  
Min. Long 176° 15' 0" W (-176.25°)  
Max. Lat 34° 0' 0" N (34°)  
Max. Long 171° 0' 0" W (-171°)  
Source IHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names, available online at
Notes GEBCO: associated meeting, proposer and year of proposal (en): Associated meeting: SCGN-6. Proposer: Jacqueline Mammerickx, Scripps Institution of Oceanography (SIO), USA. Year of proposal: 1985.    
GEBCO: discoverer and year of discovery (en): History: Named after Queen Liliuokalani, the last ruling monarch of Hawaii. She resisted heroically the efforts towards annexation. She abdicated on June 24, 1895.    
Additional information (en): Formerly, Northwest Hawaiian Ridge. Shown as Northwest Hawaiian Ridge in the ACUF Gazetteer.    
Coordinates in ACUF (en): Latitude: 33; Longitude: -175.3    
ACUF unique id (UFI) (en): -154746    
Part of  North Pacific Ocean (IHO Sea Area)  [view hierarchy]   
Part of  United States Exclusive Economic Zone (Hawaii) (EEZ)  [view hierarchy]   
Edit history Last edited on 2016-04-23 15:22:42 by Oset Garcia Paula
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