Kiribati Territorial Sea Baseline (Line Group)

Date created: 01 May 2019
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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

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Issued 2014-11-04
Modified 2021-11-16
Version 2
Version Notes November 2021
Language
  • English
Conforms To
  • UN DOALOS Submission Standards
Documentation
  • https://www.un.org/Depts/los/LEGISLATIONANDTREATIES/PDFFILES/KIR_2014_territorial_sea_baselines_regulations.pdf
DCAT Type dataset
Source
Spatial Coverage
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 Organisation
Contact Point SPC Maritime Boundaries
Contact Name Malakai Vakautawale
Contact Email [email protected] or [email protected]
Topic
  • Fisheries
  • Fisheries
  • Geoscience
Member countries Kiribati