bathymetric chart


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bathymetric chart

[¦bath·ə′me·trik ′chärt]
(mapping)
A topographic map of the floor of the ocean.
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The Seabed 2030 initiative is being facilitated by the General Bathymetric Chart of the Oceans (GEBCO) project in partnership with The Nippon Foundation (NF) as a means to inform global policy, improve sustainable use and advance scientific research.
China's proposals to rename some undersea features in the Philippine Rise were submitted to the International Hydrographic Organization - Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission General Bathymetric Chart of the Oceans (IHO-IOC GEBCO) Sub-Committee on Undersea Feature Names (SCUFN) during its meetings in Brazil in October, 2015 and September, 2017.
He added that the government was also considering to officially notify the Chair of the International Hydrographic Organization - Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission General Bathymetric Chart of the Oceans (IHO-IOC GEBCO) Sub-Committee on Undersea Feature Names (SCUFN).
A study of a detailed bathymetric chart of the oceans off Northeast Florida will show you we have some very interesting peaks and valleys, where water depth can shoot from 2,000 back up to 1,300 feet in less than half a mile.
That's because less than 15 per cent of the seafloor is mapped in reliable detail, a fact that non-profit mapping outfit, the General Bathymetric Chart of the Oceans (GEBCO), wants to change.
IBCAO International Bathymetric Chart of the Arctic Ocean
Marks, both of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's Laboratory for Satellite Altimetry, created the seafloor topography map, and are currently a significant part of GEBCO (General Bathymetric Chart of the Oceans).
Digitized bathymetric contours and coastlines from the First Edition of the International Bathymetric Chart of the Mediterranean published at a scale of 1:1 million
In addition, MGE-based modules for hydrographic data management and special digital formats provide a workflow that allows the extraction of select sounding data from the Oracle8i database, the extraction of features from other related sources, and their final elaboration for production of a new bathymetric chart or S57 digital format.
The embassy is likewise considering a recommendation to officially notify the Chair of the International Hydrographic Organization - Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission General Bathymetric Chart of the Oceans (IHO-IOC GEBCO) Sub-Committee on Undersea Feature Names (SCUFN).
In 1997, the International Bathymetric Chart of the Arctic Ocean (IBCAO) project was initiated in St.