Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
EnglishAgulhas Winged HillIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names   
PlaceType Hill(s) 
Latitude 39° 24' 48.4" S (-39.41344°)  
Longitude 15° 54' 33.2" E (15.90923°)  
Min. Lat 39° 28' 57.5" S (-39.4827°)  
Min. Long 15° 50' 56.8" E (15.8491°)  
Max. Lat 39° 20' 57.2" S (-39.3492°)  
Max. Long 15° 58' 36.3" E (15.9768°)  
Source IHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names, available online at
Notes Additional information (en): Minimum depth (m): 4060. Maximum depth (m): 4900. Total relief (m): 840. Dimension/size: 19.2 km x 14.1 km.     
GEBCO: associated meeting, proposer and year of proposal (en): Associated meeting: SCUFN-34.2. Proposer: Caladan Oceanic LLC, Texas, USA. History: 2020.    
GEBCO: discoverer and year of discovery (en): Discoverer: Research vessel DSSV Pressure Drop. Year of discovery: 2019. History: Named from the nearby Agulhas Ridge. The feature looks like wings, hence the name.    
Part of  South Atlantic Ocean (IHO Sea Area)  [view hierarchy]   
Edit history Last edited on 2022-07-29 15:10:08 by Lonneville Britt
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