Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

MRGID http://marineregions.org/mrgid/30276
Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Name
Language Name Name source
EnglishChatham Deep DriftCarter, L. and I. N. McCave (2002). Eastern New Zealand Drifts, Miocene-Recent. Deep-Water Contourite Systems: Modern Drifts and Ancient Series, Seismic and Sedimentary Characteristics. D. A. V. Stow, C. J. Pudsey, J. A. Howe, J.-C. Faugères and A. R. Viana. London, Geological Society. 22: 385-407.   
PlaceType Drift 
Latitude 42° 22' 22.8" S (-42.37300478°)  
Longitude 167° 38' 3.7" W (-167.63436292°)  
Min. Lat 43° 48' 6" S (-43.8017°)  
Min. Long 169° 7' 7.3" W (-169.1187°)  
Max. Lat 41° 17' 56.3" S (-41.299°)  
Max. Long 166° 44' 54.3" W (-166.7484°)  
Source Carter, L. and I. N. McCave (2002). Eastern New Zealand Drifts, Miocene-Recent. Deep-Water Contourite Systems: Modern Drifts and Ancient Series, Seismic and Sedimentary Characteristics. D. A. V. Stow, C. J. Pudsey, J. A. Howe, J.-C. Faugères and A. R. Viana. London, Geological Society. 22: 385-407.
Notes Coordinate information: Coordinates redefined in 2014. These coordinates represent the centroid and bounding box of the polygon from the shapefile.    
Mean contourite type: Silty    
Relations 
Part of  Southwest Pacific Basin (Basin)  [view hierarchy]   
Influenced by  Deep Western Boundary Current (Current)  [view hierarchy]   
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Edit history Last edited on 2014-07-22 10:07:15 by Velleman Jules
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