About Marine Regions

Marine Regions is a standard list of marine georeferenced place names and areas. It integrates and serves geographic information from the VLIMAR Gazetteer and the MARBOUND database and proposes a standard of marine georeferenced locations, boundaries and regions.


57,001 marine georeferenced places
70,839 marine place names
36,410 polygons of geographic places
12 marine geographic regional/global classifications
Maritime Boundaries (EEZ) of the world



New version of the intersect ‘Exclusive Economic Zones and IHO areas'

Added on: 2018-10-12 15:41:54 by Claus, Simon
Marineregions launches a new version of the IHO Sea Areas and a new version of the intersect product combining the Exclusive Economic Zones (v10) and IHO Sea areas (v3). ...

Update of the GEBCO gazetteer of undersea features

Added on: 2018-10-05 09:43:11 by Oset Garcia, Paula
Marine Regions has completed its yearly update of the GEBCO gazetteer. ...

Mineral rights areas from UK and Norway added to Marineregions

Added on: 2018-05-29 13:58:25 by Claus, Simon
Over 6,000 blocks and quads from the UK and Norway have been added to Marineregions, providing stable unique identifiers and geometries. ...

New release: version 10 of the Maritime Boundaries

Added on: 2018-02-21 18:03:56 by Oset Garcia, Paula
MarineRegions.org is proud to launch version 10 of the Maritime Boundaries Geodatabase. ...

Geo stack updated to latest stable versions

Added on: 2017-07-25 17:41:22 by Vanhoorne, Bart
The Geo stack of marineregions.org has been upgraded to the different latest versions.

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