Item Type : Feature
Domain : IHO Hydro
AlphaCode : Unspecified
FeatureName: Low Tide Elevation Baseline
Alias : Unspecified
CamelCase : LowTideElevationBaseline
Use Type : Geographic
Definition : A naturally formed area of land which is surrounded by and above water at low tide but submerged at high tide from which, where it is situated wholly or partly at a distance not exceeding the breadth of the territorial sea from the mainland or an island, it may be used as the baseline for measuring the breadth of the territorial sea.
Reference : Article 13
Definition Source : United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
Similarity to Source : Restyled
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S4 :
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Remarks : Unspecified
Management Details
Proposal Type : Clarification
Submitting Organization : IHO Secretariat
Proposed Change : Amend definition. Add definition source and similarity. Amend definition reference.
Justification : Standardization of Register content.
Proposed : 2019-09-02
Accepted : 2019-02-22
Amended : 2019-09-03
Successor : -
Predecessor : -