Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

MRGID http://marineregions.org/mrgid/30370
Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Name
Language Name Name source
EnglishCape Gargano Sector BMartorelli, E., et al. (2010). Analysis and modeling of contourite drifts and contour currents off promontories in the Italian Seas (Mediterranean Sea). Marine Geology 278(1-4): 19-30.   
PlaceType Drift 
Latitude 42° 1' 27.2" N (42.02422565°)  
Longitude 16° 54' 48.6" E (16.91351328°)  
Min. Lat 41° 55' 31.8" N (41.9255°)  
Min. Long 16° 51' 22.5" E (16.8562°)  
Max. Lat 42° 7' 49.6" N (42.1305°)  
Max. Long 16° 57' 59.8" E (16.9666°)  
Source Martorelli, E., et al. (2010). Analysis and modeling of contourite drifts and contour currents off promontories in the Italian Seas (Mediterranean Sea). Marine Geology 278(1-4): 19-30.
Notes Maximum age: Quaternary    
Coordinate information: Coordinates redefined in 2014. These coordinates represent the centroid and the bounding box of the polygon from the shapefile.    
Drift type: Elongated mounded and separated Drift    
Mean contourite type: Muddy    
Relations 
Part of  Italian part of the Adriatic Sea (Marine Region)  [view hierarchy]   
Influenced by  North Adriatic Dense Water (Water mass)  [view hierarchy]   
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Edit history Last edited on 2014-07-22 10:07:15 by Velleman Jules
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