Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

MRGID http://marineregions.org/mrgid/30384
Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Name
Language Name Name source
EnglishColumbia Channel Fan DriftMassé, L., et al. (1998). The interplay between turbidity and contour current processes on the Columbia Channel fan drift, Southern Brazil Basin. Sedimentary Geology 115: 111-132.   
PlaceType Drift 
Latitude 22° 14' 50.1" S (-22.24725395°)  
Longitude 32° 30' 25.2" W (-32.50701062°)  
Min. Lat 23° 16' 37" S (-23.277°)  
Min. Long 34° 55' 12.8" W (-34.9202°)  
Max. Lat 20° 50' 25.7" S (-20.8405°)  
Max. Long 30° 57' 39.4" W (-30.961°)  
Source Massé, L., et al. (1998). The interplay between turbidity and contour current processes on the Columbia Channel fan drift, Southern Brazil Basin. Sedimentary Geology 115: 111-132.
Notes Coordinate information: Coordinates redefined in 2014. These coordinates represent the centroid and the bounding box of the polygon from the shapefile.    
Drift type: Fan drift    
Mean contourite type: Muddy    
Relations 
Part of  South Atlantic Ocean (IHO Sea Area)  [view hierarchy]   
Influenced by  Antarctic Bottom 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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