Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
EnglishDaiichi-Shima KnollIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names   
EnglishDaiichi - Shima KnollUS BGN Advisory Committee on Undersea Features (ACUF)   
PlaceType Knoll(s) 
Latitude 33° 38' 24" N (33.64°)  
Longitude 137° 10' 0" E (137.166667°)  
Source IHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names, available online at
Notes Previous coordinates (en): Lat: 33.64; Long: 137.1666667    
GEBCO: associated meeting, proposer and year of proposal (en): Associated meeting: SCUFN-14. Proposer: Japanese Committee on Undersea Feature Names (JCUFN). Year of proposal: 2000.    
GEBCO: discoverer and year of discovery (en): History: Named from the nearby Japanese land area called Shima ("Daiichi" means "First" in Japanese).    
Additional information (en): Taken from Japanese Bathymetric Chart No. 6602. Minimum depth (m): 1290. Maximum depth (m): 1790. Total relief (m): 500.    
Part of  Philippine Sea (IHO Sea Area)  [view hierarchy]   
Edit history Last edited on 2016-04-23 15:22:42 by Oset Garcia Paula
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