Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

MRGID http://marineregions.org/mrgid/33751
Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Name
Language Name Name source
EnglishBrazilian Elongated Slope-plastered DriftA.R. Viana (2002). Seismic expression of shallow- to deep-water contourites along the south-eastern Brazilian margin. Marine Geophysical researches, 22 (2002), pp. 509-527   
PlaceType Drift 
Latitude 21° 27' 21.2" S (-21.455883°)  
Longitude 40° 12' 40.2" W (-40.211172°)  
Source A.R. Viana (2002). Seismic expression of shallow- to deep-water contourites along the south-eastern Brazilian margin. Marine Geophysical researches, 22 (2002), pp. 509-527
Notes Drift type: Plastered    
Prevailing contourite type: Sandy-muddy    
Relations 
Part of  Brazilian part of the South Atlantic Ocean (Marine Region)  [view hierarchy]   
Influenced by  Brazil Current (Current)  [view hierarchy]   
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Edit history Last edited on 2014-08-06 13:50:51 by Velleman Jules
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