Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
UncertainJames King SeamountIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names (2018-06-25 - current version)   
UncertainKing SeamountUS BGN Advisory Committee on Undersea Features (ACUF)   
PlaceType Seamount(s) 
Latitude 4° 15' 0" N (4.25°)  
Longitude 179° 42' 0" E (179.7°)  
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-15. Proposer: Carl Nelius, National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA, formerly NIMA), USA. Year of proposal: 2001.    
GEBCO: discoverer and year of discovery: Discoverer: U.S. research vessel "Kana Keoki". Year of discovery: 1997. History: Named after General James C. King who, at the U.S. National Imagery and Mapping Agency (NIMA, now NGA), played a key role in leading the development of the U.S. Digital Nauti    
Additional information: Shown as King Seamount in the ACUF Gazetteer.    
ACUF unique id (UFI): 9096014    
Part of  North Pacific 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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