Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
EnglishFaleev SeamountIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names   
PlaceType Seamount(s) 
Latitude 8° 26' 0" S (-8.433333°)  
Longitude 1° 33' 0" E (1.55°)  
Source IHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names, available online at
Notes Previous coordinates (en): Lat: -8.433333333; Long: 1.55    
GEBCO: associated meeting, proposer and year of proposal (en): Associated meeting: SCGN-7. Proposer: Department of Navigation and Oceanography (DNO), Russia. Year of proposal: 1987.    
GEBCO: discoverer and year of discovery (en): Discoverer: Russian oceanographic survey vessel "Leonid Demin". Year of discovery: 1979. History: Named after the Russian Hydrographer, Captain V. I. Faleev (1928-1983), head of the cartography division at the Russian HO, editor of Atlases of oceans and I    
Additional information (en): Minimum depth (m): 1222.    
Part of  South Atlantic Ocean (IHO Sea Area)  [view hierarchy]   
Edit history Last edited on 2016-04-23 15:22:42 by Oset Garcia Paula
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