A Deep Water route centreline indicates the centreline of a route, the width of which is not explicitly defined.
Edition 3.1, Chapter 1, Page 1.49, November 2000
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IHO Transfer Standard for Digital Hydrographic Data, Appendix A: Object Catalogue - Description of the Feature Coding Schema to be Used for Hydrographic Requirements
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A deep water route is a route in a designated area, within defined limits, which has been accurately surveyed for clearance of sea bottom and submerged obstacles to a minimum indicated depth of water (IHO Dictionary, S-32, 5th Edition, 1280). Additional information can be found in IHO Technical Resolution A1.17.
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Oceanographic Agency(KHOA) of the Republic of Korea for giving active support in the development of the S-100 GI Registry