Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

MRGID http://marineregions.org/mrgid/30363
Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Name
Language Name Name source
EnglishA1Maldonado, A., et al. (2003). Contourite deposits in the central Scotia Sea: the importance of the Antarctic Circumpolar Current and the Weddell Gyre flows. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 198: 187-221.   
PlaceType Drift 
Latitude 57° 14' 56.6" S (-57.24906303°)  
Longitude 37° 5' 37.2" W (-37.09366449°)  
Min. Lat 57° 32' 6" S (-57.535°)  
Min. Long 37° 38' 11.2" W (-37.6365°)  
Max. Lat 57° 3' 53.7" S (-57.0649°)  
Max. Long 36° 40' 23.2" W (-36.6731°)  
Source Maldonado, A., et al. (2003). Contourite deposits in the central Scotia Sea: the importance of the Antarctic Circumpolar Current and the Weddell Gyre flows. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 198: 187-221.
Notes Maximum age: Early Miocene    
Coordinate information: Coordinates redefined in 2014. These coordinates represent the centroid and the bounding box of the polygon from the shapefile.    
Drift type: Elongated mounted and separated drift    
Relations 
Part of  Scotia Sea (Sea)  [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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