Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

MRGID http://marineregions.org/mrgid/4307
Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Names
Language Name Name source
EnglishJapan SeaIHO 23-3rd: Limits of Oceans and Seas, Special Publication 23, 3rd Edition 1953, published by the International Hydrographic Organization.   
EnglishSea of JapanIHO 23-3rd: Limits of Oceans and Seas, Special Publication 23, 3rd Edition 1953, published by the International Hydrographic Organization.   
EnglishJapanese SeaAphia (look up in IMIS)   
EnglishEast SeaWikipedia   
PlaceType IHO Sea Area 
Latitude 40° 30' 30.3" N (40.50843024°)  
Longitude 135° 7' 57.9" E (135.13274501°)  
Precision 1273352 meter 
Min. Lat 32° 34' 30" N (32.575°)  
Min. Long 125° 48' 5" E (125.8014°)  
Max. Lat 51° 44' 50.4" N (51.7473°)  
Max. Long 142° 15' 49.8" E (142.2638°)  
Source IHO 23-3rd: Limits of Oceans and Seas, Special Publication 23, 3rd Edition 1953, published by the International Hydrographic Organization.
Notes Additional information: The name 'Sea of Japan' is disputed, also 'East Sea' and 'East Sea of Korea' are in use.    
Relation 
Part of  North Pacific Ocean (IHO Sea Area)  [view hierarchy]   
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Edit history Last edited on 2017-01-18 17:22:03 by De Hauwere Nathalie
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