Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

MRGID http://marineregions.org/mrgid/1904
Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Name
Language Name Name source
EnglishIndian Ocean(1953). Limits of oceans and seas. 3rd edition. IHO Special Publication, 23. International Hydrographic Organization (IHO): Monaco. 38 pp. (look up in IMIS)   
PlaceType IHO Sea Area 
Latitude 27° 16' 3.5" S (-27.26765°)  
Longitude 79° 36' 8.7" E (79.60243°)  
Min. Lat 60° 0' 0" S (-60°)  
Min. Long 20° 0' 9.4" E (20.0026°)  
Max. Lat 31° 11' 9.1" N (31.1859°)  
Max. Long 146° 53' 53.6" E (146.8982°)  
Source (1953). Limits of oceans and seas. 3rd edition. IHO Special Publication, 23. International Hydrographic Organization (IHO): Monaco. 38 pp. (look up in IMIS)
Notes Previous coordinates: Latitude: -32.72458; Longitude: 79.20859; minLong: 20.00262; minLat: -60; maxLat: 10.445; maxLong: 146.89822; precision: 6500633 meter (geometry updated 2020-01-22 to also reflect seas lying within IHO sea area)    
Relation 
Part of  World Oceans (World)  [view hierarchy]   
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Edit history Last edited on 2021-01-22 12:16:46 by Lonneville Britt
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