Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

MRGID http://marineregions.org/mrgid/30265
Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Name
Language Name Name source
EnglishPorcupine CDSHern├índez-Molina, F., et al. (2011). Along-slope oceanographic processes and sedimentary products around the Iberian margin. Geo-Marine Letters: 1-27.   
PlaceType Contourite Depositional System 
Latitude 51° 51' 42.1" N (51.86170403°)  
Longitude 12° 42' 15.7" W (-12.70436994°)  
Min. Lat 50° 56' 26.8" N (50.9408°)  
Min. Long 13° 50' 26.5" W (-13.8407°)  
Max. Lat 52° 31' 13.7" N (52.5205°)  
Max. Long 11° 31' 0.7" W (-11.5169°)  
Notes Maximum age: Oligocene    
Coordinate information: Coordinates redefined in 2014. These coordinates represent the centroid and the bounding box of the polygon from the shapefile.    
Relations 
Part of  Irish part of the North Atlantic Ocean (Marine Region)  [view hierarchy]   
Influenced by  North Atlantic Water (Water mass)  [view hierarchy]   
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Edit history Last edited on 2014-07-22 10:07:15 by Velleman Jules