Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
EnglishMonaco DeepIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names   
EnglishMonaco BasinUS BGN Advisory Committee on Undersea Features (ACUF)   
PlaceType Deep 
Latitude 32° 0' 0" N (32°)  
Longitude 24° 43' 0" W (-24.716667°)  
Source IHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names, available online at
Notes GEBCO: associated meeting, proposer and year of proposal (en): Associated meeting: SCGN-6. Proposer: Directing Committee, International Hydrographic Bureau (IHB), Monaco. Year of proposal: 1981.    
GEBCO: discoverer and year of discovery (en): Discoverer: Monaco research vessel "Princesse Alice". Year of discovery: 1891. History: Named after Prince Albert 1er of Monaco (who initiated the GEBCO Series and supported the Scientific Cabinet). He carried out numerous missions in this area from 1891     
Part of  North Atlantic 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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