Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

MRGID http://marineregions.org/mrgid/1906
Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Name
Language Name Name source
EnglishArctic 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 79° 8' 19.1" N (79.13864°)  
Longitude 3° 14' 20.3" W (-3.23897°)  
Min. Lat 51° 8' 36.9" N (51.1436°)  
Min. Long 180° 0' 0" W (-180°)  
Max. Lat 90° 0' 0" N (90°)  
Max. Long 180° 0' 0" E (180°)  
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: 84.86489; Longitude: -5.20258; minLong: -180; minLat: 71.38751; maxLat: 90; maxLong: 180; precision: 1037105 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 11:36:24 by Lonneville Britt
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