Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

MRGID http://marineregions.org/mrgid/30348
Status Alternative classification Alternative classification, try to use a different MRGID
Name
Language Name Name source
EnglishBig Grey DriftCarter, R. M., et al. (2004). Canterbury Drifts at Ocean Drilling Program Site 1119, New Zealand: Climatic modulation of southwest Pacific intermediate water flows since 3.9 Ma. Geology 32(11): 1005-1100.   
PlaceType Drift 
Latitude 45° 20' 24" S (-45.34°)  
Longitude 172° 39' 0" E (172.65°)  
Source Carter, R. M., et al. (2004). Canterbury Drifts at Ocean Drilling Program Site 1119, New Zealand: Climatic modulation of southwest Pacific intermediate water flows since 3.9 Ma. Geology 32(11): 1005-1100.
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
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