Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
EnglishAtlantis II Fracture ZoneIHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names   
PlaceType Fracture Zone 
Latitude 33° 15' 4.3" S (-33.25119346°)  
Longitude 57° 22' 49.2" E (57.38034652°)  
Min. Lat 37° 0' 0" S (-37°)  
Min. Long 57° 15' 0" E (57.25°)  
Max. Lat 29° 30' 0" S (-29.5°)  
Max. Long 57° 30' 0" E (57.5°)  
Source IHO-IOC GEBCO Gazetteer of Undersea Feature Names, available online at
Notes GEBCO: associated meeting, proposer and year of proposal: Proposer: Robert L. Fisher, Scripps Institution of Oceanography (SIO), USA. Year of proposal: 1978.    
GEBCO: discoverer and year of discovery: Discoverer: U.S. research vessel "Atlantis II". Year of discovery: 1976. History: Named from the U.S. research vessel "Atlantis II" of the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) that discovered this feature in 1976.    
Coordinates in ACUF: Latitude: -33; Longitude: 57    
ACUF unique id (UFI): -152434    
Part of  Indian 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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