Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

MRGID http://marineregions.org/mrgid/7006
Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Name
Language Name Name source
UncertainPolarstern CanyonIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names (2018-06-25 - current version)   
PlaceType Canyon 
Latitude 72° 55' 45.4" S (-72.92926982°)  
Longitude 25° 38' 5.2" E (25.63478707°)  
Min. Lat 74° 22' 54.1" S (-74.3817°)  
Min. Long 23° 5' 17.9" E (23.0883°)  
Max. Lat 71° 41' 6" S (-71.685°)  
Max. Long 27° 19' 0.1" E (27.3167°)  
Source IHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names (2018-06-25 - current version), available online at http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/gazetteer/
Notes Previous coordinates: Lat: -74.5; Long: -27; minLat: -74.3817; minLong: 23.0883; maxLat: -71.658; maxLong: 27.3167    
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 from the German research vessel "Polarstern", which carried out research work in the Weddell Sea from her first commissioning in 1982.    
Additional information: Shown as Polarstern Plateau in the ACUF Gazetteer.    
Coordinates in ACUF: Latitude: -71.5; Longitude: -21    
ACUF unique id (UFI): 320404    
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Part of  Southern Ocean (IHO Sea Area)  [view hierarchy]   
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