Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
EnglishOb' CanyonIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names   
PlaceType Canyon(s) 
Latitude 63° 12' 30" S (-63.208333°)  
Longitude 93° 47' 30" E (93.791667°)  
Min. Lat 64° 15' 0" S (-64.25°)  
Min. Long 92° 50' 0" E (92.8333°)  
Max. Lat 62° 10' 0" S (-62.1667°)  
Max. Long 94° 45' 0" E (94.75°)  
Source IHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names, available online at
Notes GEBCO: associated meeting, proposer and year of proposal (en): Associated meeting: SCUFN-15. Proposer: Vladimir G. Kort, Institute of Oceanology of the Russian Academy of Sciences (IO RAS). Year of proposal: 1958.    
GEBCO: discoverer and year of discovery (en): Discoverer: Russian research vessel "Ob". Year of discovery: 1958. History: Named after the Russian research vessel "Ob'" that worked in these waters.    
Part of  Southern Ocean (IHO Sea Area)  [view hierarchy]   
Part of  Antarctic 200 NM zone beyond the coastline (200 NM zone beyond the coastline)  [view hierarchy]   
Edit history Last edited on 2016-04-23 15:22:42 by Oset Garcia Paula
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