Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
EnglishAix CanyonIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names   
PlaceType Canyon(s) 
Latitude 45° 20' 45.3" N (45.34590749°)  
Longitude 3° 22' 12.1" W (-3.37002098°)  
Min. Lat 45° 20' 12" N (45.3367°)  
Min. Long 3° 30' 0" W (-3.5°)  
Max. Lat 45° 21' 18" N (45.355°)  
Max. Long 3° 14' 24" W (-3.24°)  
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: Aix is a small island located between the city of La Rochelle and Oleron island, off the western 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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