Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

MRGID http://marineregions.org/mrgid/30409
Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Name
Language Name Name source
EnglishGabon Moats DriftSéranne, M., et al. (1999). Oligocene to Holocene sediment drifts and bottom currents on the slope of Gabon continental margin (west Africa). Consequences for sedimentation and southeast Atlantic upwelling. Sedimentary Geology 128: 179-199.   
PlaceType Drift 
Latitude 4° 18' 36" S (-4.31°)  
Longitude 10° 25' 12" E (10.42°)  
Source Séranne, M., et al. (1999). Oligocene to Holocene sediment drifts and bottom currents on the slope of Gabon continental margin (west Africa). Consequences for sedimentation and southeast Atlantic upwelling. Sedimentary Geology 128: 179-199.
Notes Maximum age: Oligocene    
Drift type: Sheeted drift    
Relations 
Part of  Gabonese part of the South Atlantic Ocean (Marine Region)  [view hierarchy]   
Influenced by  Antarctic Bottom Water (Water mass)  [view hierarchy]   
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