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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Under the guidelines of the IHO's Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission General Bathymetric Chart of the Oceans (GEBCO), undersea features name proposals can be submitted to the SCUFN for consideration for inclusion in a digital gazetteer.
Last year an international team of experts from around the world, united under the nonprofit General Bathymetric Chart of the Oceans (GEBCO), launched the first effort to create a comprehensive map of the world's oceans.
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).
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).
The adopted digital bathymetric model was developed by the International Bathymetric Chart of the Arctic Ocean (IBCAO) project (http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/mgg/bathymetry/arctic/ downloads.html).
* 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
China asked permission from the International Hydrographic Organization-Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission General Bathymetric Chart of the Oceans Sub-Committee on Undersea Feature Names and the markers were in Chinese because they knew no other language, Duterte said, quoting his conversation with Xi when they met at the Boao Forum last month.
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.