Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
EnglishAdare TroughIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names   
PlaceType Trough 
Latitude 69° 52' 10.8" S (-69.86967043°)  
Longitude 172° 16' 58.3" E (172.28287024°)  
Min. Lat 70° 45' 0" S (-70.75°)  
Min. Long 171° 30' 0" E (171.5°)  
Max. Lat 69° 0' 0" S (-69°)  
Max. Long 173° 0' 0" E (173°)  
Source IHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names, available online at
Notes (en): Updated coordinates (GEBCO May 2014) - Previous values (GEBCO October 2002): [Min. Lat: -69.5°] ; [Min. Long: 172°] ; [Max. Lat: -70.75°] ; [Max. Long: 173°]    
GEBCO: associated meeting, proposer and year of proposal (en): Associated meeting: SCUFN-12. Proposer: Steven C. Cande, Scripps Institution of Oceanography (SIO), USA. Year of proposal: 1997.    
GEBCO: discoverer and year of discovery (en): Discoverer: U.S. research vessel "Nathaniel B. Palmer". Year of discovery: 1997. History: Named after the nearby land feature Cape Adare, which was named after an officer of the Ross expedition in the 1840s.    
Coordinates in ACUF (en): Latitude: -70.033333; Longitude: 172.5    
ACUF unique id (UFI) (en): 343957    
Part of  Southern Ocean (IHO Sea Area)  [view hierarchy]   
Part of  Antarctic 200 NM zone beyond the coastline (200 NM zone beyond the coastline)  [view hierarchy]   
Edit history Last edited on 2016-04-23 15:22:42 by Oset Garcia Paula
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