Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

MRGID http://marineregions.org/mrgid/30257
Status Alternative classification Alternative classification, try to use a different MRGID
Name
Language Name Name source
EnglishCanterbury DriftsLu, H., et al. (2003). Three-dimensional architecture of shelf-building sediment drifts in the offshore Canterbury Basin, New Zealand. Marine Geology 193: 19-47.   
PlaceType Contourite Depositional System 
Latitude 44° 37' 53.9" S (-44.63163542°)  
Longitude 172° 13' 6" E (172.21832791°)  
Min. Lat 45° 0' 18" S (-45.005°)  
Min. Long 171° 31' 30.7" E (171.5252°)  
Max. Lat 44° 15' 0.8" S (-44.2502°)  
Max. Long 172° 52' 56.9" E (172.8825°)  
Notes Maximum age: Early-Miocene    
Additional information: Sandy-Muddy    
Coordinate information: Coordinates redefined in 2014. These coordinates represent the centroid and the bounding box of the polygon from the shapefile.    
Relations 
Part of  Southern New Zealand (Marine Province) 
Influenced by  Subantarctic Mode Water (Water mass) 
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Edit history Last edited on 2014-07-22 10:07:15 by Velleman Jules