Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
EnglishVon Hochstetter SeamountIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names (2018-06-25 - current version)   
PlaceType Seamount(s) 
Latitude 34° 58' 0" S (-34.966667°)  
Longitude 81° 10' 0" E (81.166667°)  
Source IHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names (2018-06-25 - current version), available online at
Notes Previous coordinates: Lat: -34.96666667; Long: 81.16666667    
GEBCO: associated meeting, proposer and year of proposal: Associated meeting: SCGN-7. Proposer: Robert L. Fisher, Scripps Institution of Oceanography (SIO), USA. Year of proposal: 1987.    
GEBCO: discoverer and year of discovery: Discoverer: Austrian research vessel "Novara". Year of discovery: 1857. History: Named after Ferdinand von Hochstetter (1829-1884), a German petrographer aboard the Austrian research vessel "Novara", who spent 18 days mapping and studying St. Paul Island     
Part of  Indian 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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