Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

MRGID http://marineregions.org/mrgid/30361
Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Name
Language Name Name source
EnglishW3Maldonado, A., et al. (2003). Contourite deposits in the central Scotia Sea: the importance of the Antarctic Circumpolar Current and the Weddell Gyre flows. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 198: 187-221. (look up in IMIS)   
PlaceType Drift 
Latitude 58° 15' 57.7" S (-58.26603023°)  
Longitude 37° 33' 36.9" W (-37.56024517°)  
Min. Lat 58° 40' 19.7" S (-58.6721°)  
Min. Long 38° 3' 3.9" W (-38.0511°)  
Max. Lat 57° 44' 24.9" S (-57.7403°)  
Max. Long 36° 58' 48.6" W (-36.9802°)  
Source Maldonado, A., et al. (2003). Contourite deposits in the central Scotia Sea: the importance of the Antarctic Circumpolar Current and the Weddell Gyre flows. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 198: 187-221. (look up in IMIS)
Notes Maximum age: Early Miocene    
Coordinate information: Coordinates redefined in 2014. These coordinates represent the centroid and the bounding box of the polygon from the shapefile.    
Drift type: Fan Drift    
Relations 
Part of  Scan Basin CDS (Contourite Depositional System)  [view hierarchy]   
Influenced by  Weddell Sea Deep 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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