Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

MRGID http://marineregions.org/mrgid/4205
Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Names
Language Name Name source
EnglishRockall TroughIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names   
EnglishRockall ChannelUS BGN Advisory Committee on Undersea Features (ACUF)   
PlaceType Trough 
Latitude 54° 34' 21.7" N (54.57268423°)  
Longitude 13° 4' 13.9" W (-13.07053433°)  
Min. Lat 53° 30' 0" N (53.5°)  
Min. Long 15° 40' 0.1" W (-15.6667°)  
Max. Lat 56° 19' 59.9" N (56.3333°)  
Max. Long 12° 0' 0" W (-12°)  
Source IHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names, available online at http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/gazetteer/
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Notes Previous coordinates: Lat: 54.91665; Long: -13.8335; minLat: 53.5; minLong: -15.66666667; maxLat: 56.33333333; maxLong: -12    
GEBCO: discoverer and year of discovery: History: Named from the nearby rocky islet of Rockall.    
Coordinates in ACUF: Latitude: 57; Longitude: -12    
ACUF unique id (UFI): -155178    
Relations 
Part of  North Atlantic Ocean (IHO Sea Area)  [view hierarchy]   
Part of  Irish Exclusive economic Zone (EEZ)  [view hierarchy]   
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Edit history Last edited on 2016-04-23 15:22:42 by Oset Garcia Paula
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