Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
EnglishLa Désirade EscarpmentIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names   
PlaceType Escarpment 
Latitude 16° 27' 30.7" N (16.45852559°)  
Longitude 60° 51' 0.6" W (-60.85015729°)  
Min. Lat 16° 21' 0" N (16.35°)  
Min. Long 61° 8' 0" W (-61.1333°)  
Max. Lat 16° 34' 0" N (16.5667°)  
Max. Long 60° 34' 0" W (-60.5667°)  
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-9. Proposer: Philippe Bouysse, French geological survey (BRGM). Year of proposal: 1984.    
Additional information (en): Taken from Bathymetric chart entitled: "Esquisse Bathymétriquede l'est-caraïbe, 1984" (accompanying BRGM Document No.93 compiled by Philippe Bouysse and others).    
Coordinates in ACUF (en): Latitude: 16.45; Longitude: -60.833333    
ACUF unique id (UFI) (en): -154102    
Part of  Caribbean Sea (IHO Sea Area)  [view hierarchy]   
Part of  Guadeloupe and Martinique 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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