Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
EnglishYakhont SeamountIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names   
EnglishJahont SeamountUS BGN Advisory Committee on Undersea Features (ACUF)   
PlaceType Seamount(s) 
Latitude 39° 27' 24" S (-39.456667°)  
Longitude 7° 49' 30" W (-7.825°)  
Source IHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names, available online at
Notes Previous coordinates (en): Lat: -39.45666667; Long: -7.825    
GEBCO: associated meeting, proposer and year of proposal (en): Associated meeting: SCUFN-10. Proposer: Russian Federal Research Institute of Fisheries and Oceanography (VNIRO). Year of proposal: 1993.    
GEBCO: discoverer and year of discovery (en): Discoverer: Russian fisheries research vessel "Yakhont". Year of discovery: 1977. History: Named from the Russian fishery research vessel "Yakhont" that discovered this feature.    
Additional information (en): Formerly, Jahont Seamount. Minimum depth (m): 216.    
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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