Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

MRGID http://marineregions.org/mrgid/30401
Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Name
Language Name Name source
EnglishDrift 4ARebesco, M., et al. (2002). Sediment Drifts and Deep-Sea Channel Systems, Antarctic Peninsula Pacific Margin. Deep-Water Contourite Systems: Modern Drifts and Ancient Series, Seismic and Sedimentary Characteristics. D. A. V. Stow, C. J. Pudsey, J. A. Howe, J.-C. Faugères and A. R. Viana. London, Geological Society. 22.   
PlaceType Drift 
Latitude 65° 11' 8.8" S (-65.18577805°)  
Longitude 70° 45' 13.6" W (-70.75378565°)  
Min. Lat 65° 24' 6.5" S (-65.4018°)  
Min. Long 71° 55' 49.4" W (-71.9304°)  
Max. Lat 64° 54' 25" S (-64.9069°)  
Max. Long 69° 31' 24.6" W (-69.5235°)  
Source Rebesco, M., et al. (2002). Sediment Drifts and Deep-Sea Channel Systems, Antarctic Peninsula Pacific Margin. Deep-Water Contourite Systems: Modern Drifts and Ancient Series, Seismic and Sedimentary Characteristics. D. A. V. Stow, C. J. Pudsey, J. A. Howe, J.-C. Faugères and A. R. Viana. London, Geological Society. 22.
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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