Distribution of seamounts within Myanmar’s maritime limits

This shape file shows the distribution of Seamounts within Myanmar’s maritime limits. Seamounts are large submarine volcanic mountains rising at least 1,000 m above the surrounding deep-sea floor.

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Field Value
Dataset topic category
  • Biodiversity
  • Marine and coastal areas
Language
  • English
Use limitations Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported (CC BY 3.0). Free to (1) copy/distribute/transmit the work, (2) adapt the work, and (3) make commercial use of the work.
Dataset reference date 2017-07-03
GeoNames
  • Myanmar
Process Step This dataset was downloaded from the Myanmar Marine Biodiversity Atlas Online http://marine.myanmarbiodiversity.org/
Lineage The original data is from Ocean Data Viewer developed by UN Environment World Conservation Monitoring Centre.The dataset was downloaded through the Myanmar Marine Biodiversity Atlas Online http://marine.myanmarbiodiversity.org/ The maps presented there detail Myanmar's physical marine environment, oceanography, marine habitats, biodiversity, and fisheries, in addition to important human influences that will play a role in shaping the country's marine environment. As the Marine Biodiversity Atlas is continuously developed, the various data layers will be made available to government departments and stakeholders through this online portal forming a living database.
Responsible party UN Environment World Conservation Monitoring Centre 219 Huntingdon Road Cambridge CB3 0DL Tel: +44 (0)1223 277314 Fax: +44 (0)1223 277136 marine@unep-wcmc.org
License Creative Commons Attribution
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Date uploaded August 31, 2017, 01:48 (UTC)
Date modified January 6, 2020, 05:50 (UTC)