Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

MRGID http://marineregions.org/mrgid/30278
Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Name
Language Name Name source
EnglishCampbell 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 53° 5' 22.7" S (-53.08962971°)  
Longitude 145° 43' 6.5" E (145.71845943°)  
Min. Lat 56° 30' 1.8" S (-56.5005°)  
Min. Long 179° 59' 0" E (179.9833°)  
Max. Lat 49° 44' 2.3" S (-49.734°)  
Max. Long 179° 59' 59.7" E (179.9999°)  
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 Maximum age: Late Neogene    
Coordinate information: Coordinates redefined in 2014. These coordinates represent the centroid and the bounding box of the polygon from the shapefile.    
Drift type: Skin Drift    
Mean contourite type: Sandy-muddy    
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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