Kiribati Territorial Sea Baseline (Gilbert Group)

Date created: 16 November 2021
This date indicates the date the dataset metadata was created on Pacific Data Hub.

The Marine Zones (Declaration) Act 2011 states that "Baseline" means the baseline from which the breadth of the territorial sea, contiguous zone, exclusive economic zone and continental shelf is measured. It contains the geographic coordinates that defines the baseline for the Line Group. The points are defined by geographic coordinates are determined by reference to the World Geodetic System 1984 (WGS 84).

https://www.un.org/depts/los/LEGISLATIONANDTREATIES/PDFFILES/KIR_2014_territorial_sea_baselines_regulations.pdf

Data and Resources

Additional Info

Modified 2021-11-16
Version 2
Version Notes November 2021
Language
  • English
Conforms To
  • UN DOALOS Submission Standard
DCAT Type dataset
Publisher Geoscience and Energy and Maritime Division
Publisher Name The Pacific Community (SPC)
Publisher Email [email protected]
Publisher Homepage www.spc.int
Publisher Type Intergovernmental Organization
Contact Point SPC Maritime Boundaries
Contact Name Malakai Vakautawale
Contact Email [email protected]
Topic
  • Climate Change
  • Economic Development
  • Environment
  • Fisheries
  • Fisheries
Member countries Kiribati