Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
EnglishAkademik Fedorov CanyonIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names (2018-06-25 - current version)   
UncertainAkademik Federov CanyonUS BGN Advisory Committee on Undersea Features (ACUF)   
PlaceType Canyon 
Latitude 72° 48' 17.1" S (-72.80475163°)  
Longitude 33° 56' 32" W (-33.94223496°)  
Min. Lat 74° 11' 30.1" S (-74.1917°)  
Min. Long 35° 53' 35.9" W (-35.8933°)  
Max. Lat 71° 18' 47.9" S (-71.3133°)  
Max. Long 32° 42' 47.9" W (-32.7133°)  
Source IHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names (2018-06-25 - current version), available online at
Notes Updated coordinates (GEBCO May 2014) - Previous values (GEBCO October 2002): [Min. Lat: 74°0'0"S] ; [Min. Long: 36°0'0"W] ; [Max. Lat: 71°30'0"S] ; [Max. Long: 27°0'0"W]    
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.    
GEBCO: discoverer and year of discovery: History: Named after the Soviet Research Ship "Akademik Fedorov" which worked in this area in 1989.    
Coordinates in ACUF: Latitude: -72.75; Longitude: -32    
ACUF unique id (UFI): 319862    
Part of  Southern Ocean (IHO Sea Area)  [view hierarchy]   
Part of  Antarctic 200NM zone beyond the coastline (EEZ)  [view hierarchy]   
Edit history Last edited on 2016-04-23 15:22:42 by Oset Garcia Paula
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