Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
UncertainHofmann TroughIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names (2018-06-25 - current version)   
UncertainHoffmann TroughUS BGN Advisory Committee on Undersea Features (ACUF)   
PlaceType Trough 
Latitude 77° 0' 0" S (-77°)  
Longitude 32° 30' 0" W (-32.5°)  
Source IHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names (2018-06-25 - current version), available online at
Notes GEBCO: associated meeting, proposer and year of proposal: Associated meeting: SCUFN-12. Proposer: Heinrich Hinze, Alfred-Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research (AWI), Germany. Year of proposal: 1997.    
GEBCO: discoverer and year of discovery: History: Named after Walther Hofmann (1920-1993), a German cartographer and photogrammetrist, with particular emphasis on glaciology, President of the German Society of Polar Research.    
ACUF unique id (UFI): 320399    
Part of  Southern 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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