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European Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

MRGID http://marineregions.org/mrgid/2359
Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Names
Language Name Name source
EnglishBay of BiscayIHO 23-3rd: Limits of Oceans and Seas, Special Publication 23, 3rd Edition 1953, published by the International Hydrographic Organization.   
EnglishGulf of GascogneASFA thesaurus   
EnglishGulf of BiscayWikipedia   
EnglishBiscay BayASFA thesaurus   
PlaceType IHO Sea Area 
Latitude 45° 13' 27.9" N (45.2244286°)  
Longitude 3° 56' 6.5" W (-3.93513546°)  
Precision 382471 meter 
Min. Lat 43° 16' 27.9" N (43.2744°)  
Min. Long 7° 53' 48.5" W (-7.8968°)  
Max. Lat 47° 59' 16" N (47.9878°)  
Max. Long 0° 8' 46.5" W (-0.1462°)  
Source IHO 23-3rd: Limits of Oceans and Seas, Special Publication 23, 3rd Edition 1953, published by the International Hydrographic Organization.
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Part of  North Atlantic Ocean (IHO Sea Area)  [view hierarchy]   
Map
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Datasets covering
the whole area
Anchovy (Engraulis encrasicolus)
Benthos Gironde Estuary
European Seabirds at Sea - data collected by the Research Institute for Nature and Forest (INBO), Belgium
ICES Database of trawl surveys
Sparidae (Sparus aurata, Pagrus pagrus, Diplodus sargus, Diplodus puntazzo, Spondyliosoma cantharus, Lithognathus mormyrus, Pagellus bogaraveo, Dentex dentex)
Edit history Last edited on 2017-01-18 17:22:03 by De Hauwere Nathalie
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