Item Type : Feature
Domain : IHO Hydro
AlphaCode : DEPARE
FeatureName: Depth Area
Alias : DEPARE
CamelCase : DepthArea
Use Type : Geographic
Definition : A water area whose depth is within a defined range of values.
Reference : Chapter 1, Page 1.51
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
Similarity to Source : Identical
Int1 :
S4 :
Recommended Attributes :
Distinguishing Features :
Remarks : 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.
Management Details
Proposal Type : Supersession
Submitting Organization : IHO Secretariat
Proposed Change : Standardize Item Name. Amend definition. Add definition source, reference and similarity. Add S-4 reference. Add distinctions.
Justification : Standardization of Register content.
Proposed : 2019-07-10
Accepted :
Amended : 2019-07-11
Successor : -
Predecessor : DEPARE