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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Territorial_waters

Territorial waters or a territorial sea, as defined by the 1982 United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea, is a belt of coastal waters extending at most 12 ...

www.un.org/depts/los/convention_agreements/texts/unclos/part2.htm

The outer limit of the territorial sea is the line every point of which is at a distance from the nearest point of the baseline equal to the breadth of the territorial sea.

www.nauticalcharts.noaa.gov/csdl/mbound.htm

The Office of Coast Survey depicts on its nautical charts the territorial sea (12 nautical miles), contiguous zone (24nm), and exclusive economic zone (200nm,  ...

www.gc.noaa.gov/gcil_maritime.html

May 19, 2017 ... The maritime zones recognized under international law include internal waters, the territorial sea, the contiguous zone, the exclusive economic ...

www.britannica.com/topic/territorial-waters

Sep 23, 2012 ... territorial waters: in international law, that area of the sea immediately adjacent to the shores of a state and subject to the territorial jurisdiction of ...

legal-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/Territorial+sea

Definition of Territorial sea in the Legal Dictionary - by Free online English dictionary and encyclopedia. What is Territorial sea? Meaning of Territorial sea as a ...

www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/territorial%20sea

Define territorial sea: the part of territorial waters subject to the jurisdiction of a coastal state usually extending from mean low water mark on…

biodiversitya-z.org/content/territorial-sea

Territorial Sea. Definition. The sovereignty of a coastal State extends, beyond its land and territory and internal waters and, in the case of an archipelagic State, ...

www.nytimes.com/1988/12/29/us/reagan-extends-territorial-waters-to-12-miles.html

Dec 29, 1988 ... LEAD: President Reagan today extended the territorial waters of the United States to 12 miles from 3 miles, a move Administration officials said ...

www.duhaime.org/LegalDictionary/T/TerritorialSea.aspx

The legal definition of Territorial Sea is Waters adjacent to a state's coast and subject to its sovereignty.