Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
EnglishDavis Strait Drift ComplexNielsen, T., et al. (2011). The Middle Miocene to Recent Davis Strait Drift Complex: implications for Arctic–Atlantic water exchange. Geo-Marine Letters: 1-8.   
PlaceType Contourite Depositional System 
Latitude 64° 6' 53.7" N (64.11492695°)  
Longitude 56° 40' 37.5" W (-56.67707154°)  
Min. Lat 62° 45' 10.8" N (62.753°)  
Min. Long 57° 55' 19.1" W (-57.922°)  
Max. Lat 65° 48' 18.8" N (65.8052°)  
Max. Long 55° 10' 3.7" W (-55.1677°)  
Notes Maximum age (en): Middle-Miocene    
Additional information (en): Muddy    
Coordinate information (en): Coordinates redefined in 2014. These coordinates represent the centroid and the bounding box of the polygon from the shapefile.    
Part of  Davis Strait (IHO Sea Area)  [view hierarchy]   
Influenced by  North Atlantic Bottom 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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