Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

MRGID http://marineregions.org/mrgid/30352
Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Name
Language Name Name source
EnglishDrift 6Lucchi, 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 66° 35' 2" S (-66.5838894°)  
Longitude 75° 53' 35.3" W (-75.89313018°)  
Min. Lat 67° 41' 46.5" S (-67.6962°)  
Min. Long 78° 0' 54.5" W (-78.0151°)  
Max. Lat 65° 47' 3.2" S (-65.7842°)  
Max. Long 74° 15' 30.8" W (-74.2586°)  
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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