Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
EnglishKaijin KnollIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names   
EnglishKaizin KnollUS BGN Advisory Committee on Undersea Features (ACUF)   
PlaceType Knoll(s) 
Latitude 24° 33' 30" N (24.55833333°)  
Longitude 141° 20' 0" E (141.33333333°)  
Source IHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names, available online at
Notes GEBCO: associated meeting, proposer and year of proposal: Associated meeting: SCUFN-15. Proposer: Japanese Committee on Undersea Feature Names (JCUFN). Year of proposal: 2001.    
GEBCO: discoverer and year of discovery: History: Named from the Japanese fishery vessel "Kaijin". She witnessed volcanic activities first hand.    
Additional information: Minimum depth (m): 246. Maximum depth (m): 946. Total relief (m): 700.    
Coordinates in ACUF: Latitude: 24.55; Longitude: 141.333333    
ACUF unique id (UFI): 9224391    
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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