|Central coordinates||163o 3.00' West 36o 39.00' North|
|IBA criteria||A1, A4ii|
|Year of IBA assessment||2012|
Site description This Marine IBA is identified using tracking data. It falls within High Seas International Waters and the Pacific, Eastern FAO ocean region. The site covers an area of 21034 km2 and is 1515 km away from the closet coastline. The depth ranges from 5483 to 6003 m, with a mean annual wind speed of 2.34 m/s, mean annual sea surface temperature falls between 16.49 and 18.01 °C and mean annual chlorophyll-a concentrations found to range between 0.18 and 0.25 mg/m3.
|IUCN habitat||Habitat detail||Extent (% of site)|
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Recommended citation BirdLife International (2013) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Pacific, Eastern Central 2 - Marine. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 06/12/2013
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