Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
EnglishAgostinho SeamountIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names   
PlaceType Seamount(s) 
Latitude 38° 6' 0" N (38.1°)  
Longitude 27° 12' 0" W (-27.2°)  
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: Jean-René Vanney, University of Paris IV, France; and Portuguese Hydrographic Office (Instituto Hidrografico).    
GEBCO: discoverer and year of discovery (en): History: Named after the Azores geophysicist José Agostinho, author of many books, mainly on Azores meteorology (1st half of XXth Century). Example: O Clima dos Açores in Açoreana (1930-1940).    
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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