Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
UncertainAlexander Agassiz GuyotIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names (2018-06-25 - current version)   
PlaceType Guyot 
Latitude 17° 59' 42" N (17.995°)  
Longitude 178° 30' 25.2" E (178.507°)  
Source IHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names (2018-06-25 - current version), available online at
Notes Previous coordinates: Lat: 17.995; Long: 178.506667    
GEBCO: associated meeting, proposer and year of proposal: Associated meeting: SCUFN-24.    
GEBCO: discoverer and year of discovery: History: Named after Alexander Agassiz (1835-1910), a Swiss-born American marine zoologist, oceanographer, and mining engineer who made important contributions to systematic zoology, to the knowledge of ocean beds, and to the development of a major copper    
Additional information: Adopted from the ACUF Gazetteer    
Coordinates in ACUF: Latitude: 17.9; Longitude: 178.55    
ACUF unique id (UFI): -152269    
Part of  North 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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