A water area whose depth is within a defined range of values.
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Definition Source :
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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Recommended Attributes :
Distinguishing Features :
Intertidal areas are encoded as depth areas. These do not have to include soundings. The depth range within a depth area is defined by the attributes depth range maximum value and depth range minimum value.
Proposal Type :
Submitting Organization :
Proposed Change :
Standardize Item Name. Amend definition. Add definition source, reference and similarity. Add S-4 reference. Add distinctions.
On behalf of the IHO Member States, the International Hydrographic Bureau would like to thank Korea Hydrographic and
Oceanographic Agency(KHOA) of the Republic of Korea for giving active support in the development of the S-100 GI Registry