Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Language Name Name source
EnglishIvory Coast Rise CDSJones, E. J. W. and H. Okada (2006). Abyssal circulation change in the equatorial Atlantic: Evidence from Cenozoic sedimentary drifts off West Africa. Marine Geology 232(1-2): 49-61. (look up in IMIS)   
PlaceType Contourite Depositional System 
Latitude 8° 2' 13.5" N (8.03707941°)  
Longitude 17° 53' 39.7" W (-17.89436642°)  
Min. Lat 2° 10' 48" N (2.18°)  
Min. Long 25° 53' 57.1" W (-25.8992°)  
Max. Lat 15° 5' 26.5" N (15.0907°)  
Max. Long 12° 9' 15.3" W (-12.1543°)  
Notes Maximum age (en): Middle Eocene    
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  Central Atlantic Ocean (General Sea Area)  [view hierarchy]   
Influenced by  Antarctic 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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