Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
UncertainTropic SeamountIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names (2018-06-25)   
FrenchBanc du TropiqueUS BGN Advisory Committee on Undersea Features (ACUF) (look up in IMIS)   
PlaceType Seamount(s) 
Latitude 23° 50' 0" N (23.833333°)  
Longitude 20° 40' 0" W (-20.666667°)  
Source IHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names (2018-06-25), available online at
Notes Previous coordinates: Lat: 23.83333333; Long: -20.66666667    
GEBCO: associated meeting, proposer and year of proposal: Associated meeting: SCUFN-13. Proposer: Olivier Parvillers, French Hydrographic Office (SHOM). Year of proposal: 1999.    
GEBCO: discoverer and year of discovery: History: Named from the nearby Tropic of Cancer.    
Coordinates in ACUF: Latitude: 23.883333; Longitude: -23.7    
ACUF unique id (UFI): -155856    
Part of  North Atlantic 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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