Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
EnglishAiguillon CanyonIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names   
PlaceType Canyon(s) 
Latitude 45° 40' 45" N (45.67917566°)  
Longitude 3° 40' 39.3" W (-3.67757003°)  
Min. Lat 45° 35' 12" N (45.5867°)  
Min. Long 3° 43' 12" W (-3.72°)  
Max. Lat 45° 46' 18" N (45.7717°)  
Max. Long 3° 38' 6" W (-3.635°)  
Source IHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names, available online at
Notes GEBCO: associated meeting, proposer and year of proposal (en): Associated meeting: SCUFN-14. Proposer: Raymond Le SuavĂ© and Jean-François Bourillet, French Research Institute for Exploitation of the Sea (IFREMER).    
GEBCO: discoverer and year of discovery (en): History: L' Aiguillon is a small town located on the Atlantic coast, NW of the city of La Rochelle, on the west coast of France.    
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
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