Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

MRGID http://marineregions.org/mrgid/30317
Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Name
Language Name Name source
EnglishEast Kerguelen Ridge DriftJoseph, L., et al. (2002). Antarctic environmental variability since the late Miocene: ODP Site 745, the East Kerguelen sediment drift. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 201: 127-142.   
PlaceType Drift 
Latitude 59° 21' 36" S (-59.36°)  
Longitude 85° 3' 36" E (85.06°)  
Source Joseph, L., et al. (2002). Antarctic environmental variability since the late Miocene: ODP Site 745, the East Kerguelen sediment drift. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 201: 127-142.
Notes Maximum age: Miocene    
Mean contourite type: Silty    
Relations 
Part of  South Indian Ocean (General Sea Area)  [view hierarchy]   
Influenced by  Antarctic Bottom Water (Water mass)  [view hierarchy]   
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