Object Class: Territorial sea area


Acronym: TESARE (A)

Code: 135

Set Attribute_A: *NATION; RESTRN;

Set Attribute_B: INFORM; NINFOM; NTXTDS; SCAMAX; SCAMIN; TXTDSC;

Set Attribute_C: RECDAT; RECIND; SORDAT; SORIND;

Definition:

The territorial sea is a belt of water of a defined breadth but not exceeding 12 nautical miles measured seaward from the territorial sea baseline. (IHO Dictionary, S-32, 5th Edition, 5360)

References:

INT 1: IN 43;

M-4: 440.5;

Remarks:

Distinction: administrative area; contiguous zone; continental shelf area; exclusive economic zone; fishery zone; restricted area;