Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
EnglishHillegom HoleIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names (2017-08-01 - current version)   
PlaceType Hole 
Latitude 38° 38' 24" S (-38.64°)  
Longitude 78° 20' 12" E (78.336667°)  
Source IHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names (2017-08-01 - current version), available online at
Notes Previous coordinates: Lat: -38.64; Long: 78.33666667    
GEBCO: associated meeting, proposer and year of proposal: Associated meeting: SCUFN-11. Proposer: Robert L. Fisher, Scripps Institution of Oceanography (SIO), USA. Year of proposal: 1993.    
GEBCO: discoverer and year of discovery: Discoverer: U.S. research vessel "Argo". Year of discovery: 1960. History: Named after Haevik Claeszoon van Hillegom. He was Captain of Dutch East India Company's "Zeewolf" that discovered St. Paul Island in 1617 (Amsterdam I. sighted in 1522) and first s    
Coordinates in ACUF: Latitude: -38.633333; Longitude: 78.333333    
ACUF unique id (UFI): 111138    
Part of  Indian Ocean (IHO Sea Area)  [view hierarchy]   
Edit history Last edited on 2016-04-23 15:22:42 by Oset Paula
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