Antarctic Convergence Law and Legal Definition

Pursuant to 16 USCS § 2432 (1), [Title 16. Conservation; Chapter 44A. Antarctic Marine Living Resources Convention] the term Antarctic Convergence means “a line joining the following points along the parallels of latitude and meridians of longitude: 50 degrees south, 0 degrees; 50 degrees south, 30 degrees east; 45 degrees south, 30 degrees east; 45 degrees south, 80 degrees east; 55 degrees south, 80 degrees east; 55 degrees south, 150 degrees east; 60 degrees south, 150 degrees east; 60 degrees south;[,] 50 degrees west; 50 degrees south, 50 degrees west; and 50 degrees south, 0 degrees.”