Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
EnglishEarhart SeamountIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names   
PlaceType Seamount(s) 
Latitude 40° 30' 0" S (-40.5°)  
Longitude 158° 15' 0" W (-158.25°)  
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: Scott B. Gudes, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), USA. Year of proposal: 2001.    
GEBCO: discoverer and year of discovery (en): Discoverer: U.S. icebreaker "Southwind". Year of discovery: 1966. History: Named after Edward T. Earhart, U.S. Navy personnel from the Naval Ice Center. He died on 11 September 2001 in the crash of American Airlines Flight 77 into the Pentagon, Washington    
Additional information (en): Minimum depth (m): 1968. Maximum depth (m): 5068. Total relief (m): 3100.    
Coordinates in ACUF (en): Latitude: -40.5; Longitude: -158.933333    
ACUF unique id (UFI) (en): 9092558    
Part of  South Pacific 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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