Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Alternative classification Alternative classification, try to use a different MRGID synonym of North Sea (IHO Sea Area)
Language Name Name source
EnglishNorth SeaLarge Marine Ecosystems of the World   
PlaceType Large Marine Ecosystem 
Latitude 56° 30' 29.7" N (56.50826°)  
Longitude 3° 47' 25.3" E (3.790361°)  
Precision 827925 meter 
Min. Lat 50° 58' 1.9" N (50.9672°)  
Min. Long 5° 21' 24.4" W (-5.3568°)  
Max. Lat 62° 2' 57.6" N (62.0493°)  
Max. Long 12° 56' 15" E (12.9375°)  
Source Large Marine Ecosystems of the World, available online at

Part of  Large Marine Ecosystems (General Region) 
Similar to  North Sea (IHO Sea Area)  [view hierarchy]   
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Edit history Last edited on 2005-07-27 16:27:36 by Claus Simon
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