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Title 50Chapter VIPart 665Subpart G → §665.901


Title 50: Wildlife and Fisheries
PART 665—FISHERIES IN THE WESTERN PACIFIC
Subpart G—Marianas Trench Marine National Monument


§665.901   Boundaries.

The Marianas Trench Marine National Monument includes the following:

(a) Islands Unit. The Islands Unit includes the waters and submerged lands of the three northernmost Mariana Islands (Farallon de Pajaros (Uracas), Maug, and Asuncion). The shoreward boundary of the Islands Unit is the mean low water line. The seaward boundary of Islands Unit is defined by straight lines connecting the following coordinates in the order listed:

IDE. long.N. lat.
1144°122.9721°2342.40
2145°3325.2021°2342.40
3145°4431.1421°1114.60
4146°1836.7520°4917.46
5146°1836.7519°220.00
6145°312.2219°220.00
7144°122.9720°4544.11
1144°122.9721°2342.40

(b) Volcanic Unit. The Volcanic Unit includes the submerged lands of designated volcanic sites. The boundaries of the Volcanic Unit are defined as circles of a one nautical mile radius centered on each of the following points:

IDE. long.N. lat.
Fukujin143°273021°5630
Minami Kasuga #2143°383021°3636
N.W. Eifuku144°23621°2915
Minami Kasuga #3143°38021°240
Daikoku144°113921°1927
Ahyi145°14520°2615
Maug145°131820°115
Alice Springs144°30018°120
Central trough144°45018°10
Zealandia145°51416°5257
E. Diamante145°404715°5631
Ruby145°342415°3615
Esmeralda145°144514°5730
N.W. Rota #1144°463014°360
W. Rota144°50014°1930
Forecast143°551213°2330
Seamount X144°1013°1448
South Backarc143°37812°5712
Archaean site143°375512°5623
Pika site143°385512°557
Toto143°314212°4248

(c) Trench Unit. The Trench Unit includes the submerged lands of the Marianas Trench. The boundary of the Trench Unit extends from the northern limit of the EEZ around the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands to the southern limit of the EEZ around Guam as defined by straight lines connecting the following coordinates in the order listed:

IDE. long.N. lat.
1145°54623°5335
2145°5227.1023°4550.54
3146°3618.9123°2918.33
4147°516.8423°1143.92
5147°2231.4320°3841.35
6147°4048.3119°5923.30
7147°3959.5119°272.96
8147°4851.6119°818.74
9148°2147.2018°566.46
10148°4250.5017°582.20
11148°3447.1216°4053.86
12148°539.9515°2551.09
13146°2324.3812°2138.38
14145°2833.2811°347.64
15143°3910°5730
16142°1954.9311°4724.83
17144°4231.2412°2124.65
18145°1759.9312°335.35
19147°2932.2415°4925.53
20147°2732.3517°5752.76
21147°2016.9619°919.41
22146°5755.3120°2358.80
23145°4431.1421°1114.60
24144°527.5523°228.67
1145°54623°5335

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