Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

MRGID http://marineregions.org/mrgid/7459
Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Names
Language Name Name source
EnglishO'Gorman Fracture ZoneIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names   
EnglishWest O'Gorman Fracture ZoneUS BGN Advisory Committee on Undersea Features (ACUF)   
EnglishO’Gorman Fracture ZoneUS BGN Advisory Committee on Undersea Features (ACUF)   
EnglishWest O’Gorman Fracture ZoneUS BGN Advisory Committee on Undersea Features (ACUF)   
PlaceType Fracture Zone 
Latitude 12° 50' 13.7" N (12.83714708°)  
Longitude 103° 49' 52.7" W (-103.8313036°)  
Min. Lat 12° 45' 0" N (12.75°)  
Min. Long 109° 30' 0" W (-109.5°)  
Max. Lat 15° 30' 0" N (15.5°)  
Max. Long 98° 30' 0" W (-98.5°)  
Source IHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names, available online at http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/gazetteer/
Notes Updated coordinates (GEBCO May 2014) - Previous values (GEBCO October 2002): [Min. Lat: 14.5°]    
Previous coordinates: Lat: 12.75; Long: -104; minLat: 12.75; minLong: -109.5; maxLat: 15.5; maxLong: -98.5    
GEBCO: associated meeting, proposer and year of proposal: Associated meeting: SCGN-6. Proposer: Jacqueline Mammerickx, Scripps Institution of Oceanography (SIO), USA. Year of proposal: 1985.    
GEBCO: discoverer and year of discovery: Discoverer: Jacqueline Mammerickx, Scripps Institution of Oceanography (SIO), USA. Year of discovery: 1985. History: Named after the Mexican painter and architect Juan O'Gorman (1905¿1982). He created the mozaics on University of Mexico library. He belong    
Additional information: Formerly, West and East O'Gorman Fractures Zones; combined into one single feature at SCGN/6 (1985). Shown as East O'Gorman Fracture Zone and West O'Gorman Fracture Zone in the ACUF Gazetteer.    
Coordinates in ACUF: Latitude: 14.333333; Longitude: -108.75    
ACUF unique id (UFI): -156079    
Relations 
Part of  North Pacific Ocean (IHO Sea Area)  [view hierarchy]   
Part of  Mexican Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ)  [view hierarchy]   
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Edit history Last edited on 2016-04-23 15:22:42 by Oset Garcia Paula
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