Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

MRGID http://marineregions.org/mrgid/30277
Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Name
Language Name Name source
EnglishChatham Terrace 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 43° 23' 28.7" S (-43.39129191°)  
Longitude 170° 1' 11" W (-170.0197321°)  
Min. Lat 44° 14' 19.1" S (-44.2386°)  
Min. Long 172° 14' 37.5" W (-172.2438°)  
Max. Lat 42° 26' 16" S (-42.4378°)  
Max. Long 168° 8' 19.7" W (-168.1388°)  
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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