Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

MRGID http://marineregions.org/mrgid/30347
Status Alternative classification Alternative classification, try to use a different MRGID
Name
Language Name Name source
EnglishCanterbury D10Lu, H., et al. (2003). Three-dimensional architecture of shelf-building sediment drifts in the offshore Canterbury Basin, New Zealand. Marine Geology 193: 19-47.   
PlaceType Drift 
Latitude 45° 20' 24" S (-45.34°)  
Longitude 172° 30' 0" E (172.5°)  
Source Lu, H., et al. (2003). Three-dimensional architecture of shelf-building sediment drifts in the offshore Canterbury Basin, New Zealand. Marine Geology 193: 19-47.
Notes Maximum age: Late Miocene    
Drift type: Elongated mounded and separated drift    
Mean contourite type: Sandy-muddy    
Relations 
Part of  Canterbury Drifts (Contourite Depositional System) 
Influenced by  Subantarctic Mode Water (Water mass) 
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Edit history Last edited on 2013-07-22 08:17:17 by Velleman Jules