Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

MRGID 4307
Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Names
Language Name Name source
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)   
EnglishJapan SeaIHO 23-3rd: Limits of Oceans and Seas, Special Publication 23, 3rd Edition 1953, published by the International Hydrographic Organization.   
PlaceType IHO Sea Area 
Latitude 42° 26' 14.2" N (42.43728°)  
Longitude 134° 16' 8.4" E (134.269°)  
Precision 1273352 meter 
Min. Lat 32° 33' 40" N (32.5611°)  
Min. Long 126° 16' 13.1" E (126.2703°)  
Max. Lat 52° 18' 48.5" N (52.3135°)  
Max. Long 142° 16' 4.1" E (142.2678°)  
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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