Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
EnglishAcapulco SeamountsIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names   
PlaceType Seamount(s) 
Latitude 13° 36' 15.4" N (13.60427601°)  
Longitude 120° 10' 30.4" W (-120.1751214°)  
Min. Lat 13° 15' 29.4" N (13.2582°)  
Min. Long 120° 52' 55.9" W (-120.8822°)  
Max. Lat 13° 54' 13" N (13.9036°)  
Max. Long 119° 35' 18.8" W (-119.5886°)  
Source IHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names, available online at
Notes Previous coordinates (en): Lat: 13.68; Long: -120.14; minLat: 13.258163; minLong: -120.8822; maxLat: 13.90361; maxLong: -120.5886    
GEBCO: associated meeting, proposer and year of proposal (en): Associated meeting: SCUFN-22. Proposer: Walter Reynoso-Peralta, GEBCO/Nippon Foundation Training Program Alumni. Year of proposal: 2009.    
GEBCO: discoverer and year of discovery (en): Discoverer: U.S. research vessel "Thomas Washington". Year of discovery: 1988. History: Named from the nearby Mexican city of Acapulco.    
Additional information (en): This feature consists in a group of 3 aligned seamounts, with conical shape and steepness of 3° to 6°. Surrounding depths are between 3500m and 4000m. Minimum depth (m): 650. Maximum depth (m): 2350. Total relief (m): 1700. Dimension: Diameter at the base    
Part of  North Pacific Ocean (IHO Sea Area)  [view hierarchy]   
Edit history Last edited on 2016-04-23 15:22:42 by Oset Garcia Paula
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