Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

MRGID http://marineregions.org/mrgid/8925
Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Names
Language Name Name source
EnglishNewfoundland and LabradorGetty thesaurus of geographic names   
EnglishNewfoundland (1949-1964)Getty thesaurus of geographic names   
PlaceType Province (administrative) 
Latitude 53° 13' 48" N (53.23°)  
Longitude 59° 59' 57" W (-59.999167°)  
Precision 910064 meter 
Min. Lat 46° 36' 55.7" N (46.6155°)  
Min. Long 67° 46' 47.2" W (-67.7798°)  
Max. Lat 60° 22' 22.6" N (60.3729°)  
Max. Long 52° 37' 2.5" W (-52.6174°)  
Source Geographical Names of Canada, available online at http://www4.rncan.gc.ca/search-place-names/search?lang=en
Links http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Newfoundland_and_Labrador    
http://www4.rncan.gc.ca/search-place-names/unique/ACPVY    
Notes General information: Former name of the Province: Newfoundland. An amendment was made to the Constitution of Canada to change the province's official name to "Newfoundland and Labrador" on December 6, 2001 (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Newfoundland_and_Labrador)    
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Edit history Last edited on 2017-03-17 14:09:36 by De Hauwere Nathalie
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