Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

MRGID http://marineregions.org/mrgid/7589
Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Names
Language Name Name source
UncertainSouth Scotia RidgeIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names (2018-06-25 - current version)   
UncertainSouth Orkney RidgeUS BGN Advisory Committee on Undersea Features (ACUF)   
PlaceType Ridge 
Latitude 60° 6' 53.3" S (-60.11481692°)  
Longitude 47° 55' 46.7" W (-47.92964877°)  
Min. Lat 60° 45' 0" S (-60.75°)  
Min. Long 53° 30' 0" W (-53.5°)  
Max. Lat 60° 5' 23.3" S (-60.0898°)  
Max. Long 42° 15' 0" W (-42.25°)  
Source IHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names (2018-06-25 - current version), available online at http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/gazetteer/
Notes Updated coordinates (GEBCO May 2014) - Previous values (GEBCO October 2002): [Min. Lat: -60.75°] ; [Min. Long: -53.5°] ; [Max. Lat: -60.75°] ; [Max. Long: -42.25°]    
GEBCO: discoverer and year of discovery: History: Named from the Scotia Sea, of which it forms the southern border.    
Additional information: Formerly, Scotia Ridge.    
Coordinates in ACUF: Latitude: -60; Longitude: -46.5    
ACUF unique id (UFI): -155588    
Relations 
Part of  Southern Ocean (IHO Sea Area)  [view hierarchy]   
Part of  Antarctic 200NM zone beyond the coastline (EEZ)  [view hierarchy]   
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Edit history Last edited on 2016-04-23 15:22:42 by Oset Garcia Paula
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