Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
EnglishBaltic Sea CDSSivkov, V, et al. (2002). Muddy contourites in the Baltic Sea: an example of a shallow-water contourite system. in: Stow, D.A.V. et al. (Ed.) (2002). Deep-water contourite systems: Modern drifts and ancient series, seismic and sedimentary characteristics. Geological Society Memoir, 22: pp. 121-136 (look up in IMIS)   
PlaceType Contourite Depositional System 
Latitude 57° 14' 27.8" N (57.24106002°)  
Longitude 19° 19' 17.8" E (19.32160664°)  
Min. Lat 54° 33' 52.7" N (54.5646°)  
Min. Long 13° 4' 4.3" E (13.0678°)  
Max. Lat 59° 53' 57.9" N (59.8994°)  
Max. Long 25° 11' 38.3" E (25.194°)  
Notes Maximum age (en): Holocene    
Additional information (en): Elongated Patch Drifts ; Muddy contourites    
Coordinate information (en): Coordinates redefined in 2014. These coordinates represent the centroid and the bounding box of the polygon from the shapefile.    
Part of  Baltic Sea (IHO Sea Area)  [view hierarchy]   
Influenced by  North Sea Bottom Current (Current)  [view hierarchy]   
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Edit history Last edited on 2014-07-22 10:07:15 by Velleman Jules
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