Orca Seamount (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Orca Seamount (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: None recorded.
This name originates from . It is part of the GEBCO Sub-Committee on Undersea Feature Names (SCUFN) Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.
Names that other countries have for this feature:
Proposer: O. Gonzalez-Ferran, Chile, 1999. Accredited by: SCUFN (Jun. 1999). Named after the cetacean Orcinus orca ("Killer Whale"), often sighted in these waters. First named by O. Gonzalez-Ferran, in a 1987 Cambridge University Symposium. Multibeam plots indicates that the feature is spectacularly cratered, hence the term "caldera".
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