Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
EnglishSakibaru HoleIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names (2018-06-25 - current version)   
PlaceType Hole 
Latitude 27° 8' 26.7" N (27.14076328°)  
Longitude 130° 54' 22.8" E (130.90633967°)  
Min. Lat 27° 0' 0" N (27°)  
Min. Long 130° 40' 1.2" E (130.667°)  
Max. Lat 27° 16' 1.2" N (27.267°)  
Max. Long 131° 10' 1.2" E (131.167°)  
Source IHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names (2018-06-25 - current version), available online at
Notes GEBCO: associated meeting, proposer and year of proposal: Associated meeting: SCUFN-24. Proposer: Japanese Committee on Undersea Feature Names (JCUFN). Year of proposal: 2011.    
GEBCO: discoverer and year of discovery: Discoverer: Japanese survey vessel "Takuyo". Year of discovery: 2003. History: Named from the town of Sakibaru in the nearby Tokuno Shima Island, Japan.    
Additional information: This feature has an elongated basin-like shape. Formerly, Miyajima Hole. Minimum depth (m): 5500. Maximum depth (m): 6550. Total relief (m): 1050. Dimension: 40 km x 18 km.    
Part of  Philippine Sea (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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