Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
EnglishGulf of Cadiz CDSSierro, F. J., et al. (1999). Late glacial to recent paleoenvironmental changes in the Gulf of Cadiz anf formation of sandy contourite layers. Marine Geology 155: 157-172.   
PlaceType Contourite Depositional System 
Latitude 36° 21' 55.4" N (36.36537924°)  
Longitude 7° 41' 23.6" W (-7.68989198°)  
Min. Lat 35° 32' 37" N (35.5436°)  
Min. Long 9° 25' 5.5" W (-9.4182°)  
Max. Lat 36° 59' 3.4" N (36.9843°)  
Max. Long 6° 26' 35" W (-6.443°)  
Notes Maximum age (en): Post-Messinian    
Additional information (en): (Pre-)Last Glacial: Muddy ; Bölling-Alleröd: sandy: Younger Dryas: Silty; Post-Younger Dryas: Sandy    
Coordinate information (en): Coordinates redefined in 2014. These coordinates represent the centroid and the bounding box of the polygon from the shapefile.    
Part of  Cadiz Gulf (Gulf)  [view hierarchy]   
Influenced by  Mediterranean Outflow Water (Water mass)  [view hierarchy]   
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Edit history Last edited on 2014-07-22 10:07:15 by Velleman Jules
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