Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
EnglishYeu CanyonIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names   
EnglishSables d’Olonne CanyonUS BGN Advisory Committee on Undersea Features (ACUF)   
PlaceType Canyon(s) 
Latitude 45° 50' 25.3" N (45.84035885°)  
Longitude 4° 8' 56.3" W (-4.14895994°)  
Min. Lat 45° 48' 0" N (45.8°)  
Min. Long 4° 26' 35.9" W (-4.4433°)  
Max. Lat 45° 55' 32.5" N (45.9257°)  
Max. Long 3° 51' 0" W (-3.85°)  
Source IHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names, available online at
Notes (en): Updated coordinates (GEBCO May 2014) - Previous values (GEBCO October 2002): [Min. Lat: 44.7617°] ; [Min. Long: -3.85°] ; [Max. Lat: 45.8567°] ; [Max. Long: -4.4433°]    
GEBCO: associated meeting, proposer and year of proposal (en): Associated meeting: SCUFN-14. Proposer: Raymond Le Suavé and Jean-François Bourillet, French Research Institute for Exploitation of the Sea (IFREMER). Year of proposal: 2000.    
GEBCO: discoverer and year of discovery (en): History: Named from the nearby island of Yeu, located off the western coast of France.    
Coordinates in ACUF (en): Latitude: 45.9; Longitude: -4.05    
ACUF unique id (UFI) (en): -155236    
Part of  Bay of Biscay (IHO Sea Area)  [view hierarchy]   
Part of  French Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ)  [view hierarchy]   
Edit history Last edited on 2016-04-23 15:22:42 by Oset Garcia Paula
[Google] [Google scholar] [Google images]