Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
EnglishAgulhas Plateau DriftsUenzelmann-Neben, G. (2002). Seismic characteristics of sediment drifts: An example from the Agulhas Plateau, southwest Indian Ocean. Marine Geophysical Researches 22(5-6): 323-343.   
PlaceType Contourite Depositional System 
Latitude 41° 0' 0" S (-41°)  
Longitude 26° 0' 0" E (26°)  
Notes Maximum age: Early Eocene    
Additional information: Elongated Mounded drift    
Part of  South West Indian Ocean (General Sea Area)  [view hierarchy]   
Influenced by  Antarctic Bottom Water (Water mass)  [view hierarchy]   
Edit history Last edited on 2013-07-19 12:09:56 by Velleman Jules