Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
EnglishMenez Gwen HillsIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names (2018-06-25 - current version)   
PlaceType Hill(s) 
Latitude 37° 48' 0" N (37.8°)  
Longitude 31° 32' 0" W (-31.533333°)  
Source IHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names (2018-06-25 - current version), available online at
Notes Previous coordinates: Lat: 37.8; Long: -31.53333333    
GEBCO: associated meeting, proposer and year of proposal: Associated meeting: SCUFN-14. Proposer: Jean-RenĂ© Vanney, University of Paris IV, France; and Portuguese Hydrographic Office (Instituto Hidrografico). Year of proposal: 2000.    
GEBCO: discoverer and year of discovery: History: Menez Gwen is a Breton name given to a hydrothermal site, found in the axial Valley of the associated Ridge.    
Additional information: Total relief (m): 600.    
Edit history Last edited on 2016-04-23 15:22:42 by Oset Garcia Paula
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