Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

MRGID http://marineregions.org/mrgid/1912
Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Name
Language Name Name source
EnglishNorth Atlantic 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 31° 46' 37.6" N (31.7771°)  
Longitude 40° 14' 58.7" W (-40.24965°)  
Min. Lat 0° 56' 9.7" S (-0.936°)  
Min. Long 98° 3' 14.1" W (-98.0539°)  
Max. Lat 68° 38' 19.4" N (68.6387°)  
Max. Long 12° 0' 21.4" E (12.0059°)  
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: 29.48003; Longitude: -37.62424; minLong: -83.01491; minLat: -0.00256; maxLat: 68.63872; maxLong: 6.61997; precision: 4997860 meter (geometry updated 2020-01-22 to also reflect seas lying within IHO sea area)    
Relation 
Part of  Atlantic Ocean (General Sea Area)  [view hierarchy]   
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Edit history Last edited on 2021-01-22 12:16:46 by Lonneville Britt
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