Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

MRGID http://marineregions.org/mrgid/33756
Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Name
Language Name Name source
EnglishFaroe-Shetland Channel Drift 2D.G. Masson, R.B. Wynn, B.J. Bett,2004,Sedimentary environment of the Faeroe-Shetland Channel and Faeroe Bank channels, NE Atlantic, and the use of bedforms as indicators of bottom current velocity in the deep ocean,Sedimentology, 51 (2004), pp. 1–35   
PlaceType Drift 
Latitude 60° 5' 40.2" N (60.094496°)  
Longitude 6° 26' 10.9" W (-6.4363574°)  
Source D.G. Masson, R.B. Wynn, B.J. Bett,2004,Sedimentary environment of the Faeroe-Shetland Channel and Faeroe Bank channels, NE Atlantic, and the use of bedforms as indicators of bottom current velocity in the deep ocean,Sedimentology, 51 (2004), pp. 1–35
Notes Prevailing contourite type: Sandy-muddy    
Relations 
Part of  Florida Strait (Strait)  [view hierarchy]   
Influenced by  Norwegian Sea Outflow Water (Water mass)  [view hierarchy]   
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Edit history Last edited on 2014-08-06 13:50:51 by Velleman Jules
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