Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
EnglishJapanese GuyotsIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names (2017-08-01)   
EnglishGeisha GuyotsUS BGN Advisory Committee on Undersea Features (ACUF)   
PlaceType Guyot 
Latitude 33° 43' 31.8" N (33.725509°)  
Longitude 143° 40' 34.6" E (143.676273°)  
Min. Lat 32° 40' 58.8" N (32.683°)  
Min. Long 142° 46' 1.2" E (142.767°)  
Max. Lat 34° 40' 1.2" N (34.667°)  
Max. Long 144° 37' 58.8" E (144.633°)  
Source IHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names (2017-08-01), available online at
Notes Updated coordinates (GEBCO May 2014) - Previous values (GEBCO August 2011): [Min. Lat: 31°10'12"N] ; [Min. Long: 142°45'0"E] ; [Max. Lat: 34°40'0"N] ; [Max. Long: 151°40'12"E];
[Latitude: 32.65°]; Longitude: 147.6°]     
GEBCO: associated meeting, proposer and year of proposal: Associated meeting: SCUFN-24. Proposer: Ksenia O. Dobrolyubova, Geological Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences (GIN RAS). Year of proposal: 2011.    
GEBCO: discoverer and year of discovery: History: Named from the nearby country of Japan.    
Additional information: There are currently no "guyot" lying within the polygon; however, considering the protracted naming history for the seamounts/guyots, the name Japanese Guyots has been kept for this feature.    
Coordinates in ACUF: Latitude: 32.5; Longitude: 148.5    
ACUF unique id (UFI): -153926    
Part of  North Pacific Ocean (IHO Sea Area)  [view hierarchy]   
Part of  Japanese Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ)  [view hierarchy]   
Edit history Last edited on 2016-04-23 15:22:42 by Oset Garcia Paula
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