Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

MRGID http://marineregions.org/mrgid/30262
Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Name
Language Name Name source
EnglishCentral Scotia Sea CDSMaldonado, A., et al. (2003). Contourite deposits in the central Scotia Sea: the importance of the Antarctic Circumpolar Current and the Weddell Gyre flows. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 198: 187-221.   
PlaceType Contourite Depositional System 
Latitude 57° 31' 25.9" S (-57.52386926°)  
Longitude 41° 19' 19.2" W (-41.32198768°)  
Min. Lat 60° 16' 7.8" S (-60.2688°)  
Min. Long 48° 35' 42.5" W (-48.5951°)  
Max. Lat 53° 29' 19" S (-53.4886°)  
Max. Long 36° 16' 1.2" W (-36.267°)  
Notes Maximum age: Early Miocene    
Coordinate information: Coordinates redefined in 2014. These coordinates represent the centroid and the bounding box of the polygon from the shapefile.    
Relations 
Part of  Scotia Sea (Sea)  [view hierarchy]   
Influenced by  Weddell Sea Deep Water (Water mass)  [view hierarchy]   
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Edit history Last edited on 2014-07-22 10:07:15 by Velleman Jules