Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

MRGID http://marineregions.org/mrgid/30412
Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Name
Language Name Name source
EnglishDanish Kattegat DriftSurlyk, F. and H. Lykke-Andersen (2007). Contourite drifts, moats and channels in the Upper Cretaceous chalk of the Danish Basin. Sedimentology 54(2): 405-422.   
PlaceType Drift 
Latitude 56° 8' 30.3" N (56.14173958°)  
Longitude 11° 35' 46.1" E (11.59613112°)  
Min. Lat 55° 52' 12.8" N (55.8702°)  
Min. Long 10° 35' 32" E (10.5922°)  
Max. Lat 56° 30' 50.8" N (56.5141°)  
Max. Long 12° 24' 21" E (12.4058°)  
Source Surlyk, F. and H. Lykke-Andersen (2007). Contourite drifts, moats and channels in the Upper Cretaceous chalk of the Danish Basin. Sedimentology 54(2): 405-422.
Notes Maximum age: Campanian    
Additional information: Fossil    
Coordinate information: Coordinates redefined in 2014. These coordinates represent the centroid and the bounding box of the polygon from the shapefile.    
Drift type: Sheeted Drift    
Mean contourite type: Muddy    
Relation 
Part of  Danish part of the Kattegat (Marine Region)  [view hierarchy]   
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Edit history Last edited on 2014-07-22 10:07:15 by Velleman Jules
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