Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

MRGID http://marineregions.org/mrgid/30349
Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Name
Language Name Name source
EnglishDrift 3Lucchi, R. G. and M. Rebesco (2007). Glacial contourites on the Antarctic Peninsula margin: insight for palaeoenvironmental and palaeoclimatic conditions. Economic and Palaeoceanographic Importance of Contourite Deposits. A. R. Viana and M. Rebesco. London, Geological Society. 276: 111-127.   
PlaceType Drift 
Latitude 63° 44' 2.3" S (-63.73397791°)  
Longitude 68° 11' 17.5" W (-68.18819628°)  
Min. Lat 64° 17' 28.2" S (-64.2912°)  
Min. Long 69° 18' 4.9" W (-69.3014°)  
Max. Lat 63° 10' 39.7" S (-63.1777°)  
Max. Long 67° 4' 27.9" W (-67.0744°)  
Source Lucchi, R. G. and M. Rebesco (2007). Glacial contourites on the Antarctic Peninsula margin: insight for palaeoenvironmental and palaeoclimatic conditions. Economic and Palaeoceanographic Importance of Contourite Deposits. A. R. Viana and M. Rebesco. London, Geological Society. 276: 111-127.
Notes Maximum age: Miocene    
Coordinate information: Coordinates redefined in 2014. These coordinates represent the centroid and the bounding box of the polygon from the shapefile.    
Drift type: Elongate mounded and detached Drift    
Mean contourite type: Glacial    
Relations 
Part of  Antarctic 200NM zone beyond the coastline part of the Southern Ocean (Marine Region)  [view hierarchy]   
Influenced by  Antarctic Circumpolar 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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