Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
EnglishAkki KnollIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names   
PlaceType Knoll(s) 
Latitude 15° 10' 4.4" S (-15.16788°)  
Longitude 134° 12' 51.8" W (-134.21438°)  
Min. Lat 15° 10' 21.6" S (-15.1727°)  
Min. Long 134° 13' 11.6" W (-134.2199°)  
Max. Lat 15° 9' 46.1" S (-15.1628°)  
Max. Long 134° 12' 32.4" W (-134.209°)  
Source IHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names, available online at
Notes Additional information (en): This feature has a round shape. Minimum depth (m): 4040. Maximum depth (m): 4295. Total relief (m): 245. Dimension/size: 1.2 km x 1.2 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: "Akki" is a Polynesian-named dolphin character from the novel “Startide Rising” by David Brin, which won the Hugo Award for best science-fiction novel in 1984. The area of the feature is in French Polynesia.    
Part of  South Pacific Ocean (IHO Sea Area)  [view hierarchy]   
Edit history Last edited on 2022-07-29 15:10:08 by Lonneville Britt
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