Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

MRGID http://marineregions.org/mrgid/56962
Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Name
Language Name Name source
EnglishDemerara Plateau Dritf P1Tallobre, C., Loncke, L., Bassetti, M. A., Giresse, P., Bayon, G., Buscail, R., ... & Sotin, C. (2016). Description of a contourite depositional system on the Demerara Plateau: Results from geophysical data and sediment cores. Marine Geology, 378, 56-73. (look up in IMIS)   
PlaceType Drift 
Latitude 7° 26' 19.7" N (7.43879599°)  
Longitude 52° 26' 0.8" W (-52.433555°)  
Min. Lat 7° 24' 7.2" N (7.402°)  
Min. Long 52° 27' 25.2" W (-52.457°)  
Max. Lat 7° 28' 19.2" N (7.472°)  
Max. Long 52° 24' 46.8" W (-52.413°)  
Source Tallobre, C., Loncke, L., Bassetti, M. A., Giresse, P., Bayon, G., Buscail, R., ... & Sotin, C. (2016). Description of a contourite depositional system on the Demerara Plateau: Results from geophysical data and sediment cores. Marine Geology, 378, 56-73. (look up in IMIS)
Notes Drift type: Patch     
Prevailing contourite type: sandy-muddy    
Maximum age: Late-Miocene / Early-Pliocene    
Relations 
Part of  Demerara Plateau CDS (Contourite Depositional System)  [view hierarchy]   
Influenced by  North Atlantic Deep Water (Water mass)  [view hierarchy]   
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Edit history Last edited on 2018-08-24 15:56:41 by Perez Perez Ruben
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