Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
EnglishKaguyahime SeamountIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names   
PlaceType Seamount(s) 
Latitude 23° 49' 0" N (23.816667°)  
Longitude 136° 31' 36" E (136.526667°)  
Source IHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names, available online at
Notes Previous coordinates (en): Lat: 23.81666667; Long: 136.5266667    
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: Kaguyhime means "story teller" in Japanese.    
Additional information (en): Taken from Japanese Bathymetric Chart No. 6722. Minimum depth (m): 2190. Maximum depth (m): 4490. Total relief (m): 2300.    
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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