Item Type : Feature
Domain : IHO Hydro
AlphaCode : DEPCNT
FeatureName: Depth contour
Alias : DEPCNT
CamelCase : DepthContour
Use Type : Geographic
Definition : A line connecting points of equal water depth which is sometimes significantly displaced outside of soundings, symbols and other chart detail for clarity as well as generalization.
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Remarks : Depth contours, therefore, often represent an approximate location of the line of equal depth as related to the surveyed line delineated on the source. Also referred to as depth curve. Drying contours are encoded with negative values.
Management Details
Proposal Type : Supersession
Submitting Organization : unknown
Proposed Change : Add Camel Case
Justification : S-100
Proposed : 2008-06-16
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Successor : -
Predecessor : DEPCNT