Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

MRGID http://marineregions.org/mrgid/56977
Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Name
Language Name Name source
EnglishAlboran Trough Drift ES1Ercilla, G., Juan, C., Hernandez-Molina, F. J., Bruno, M., Estrada, F., Alonso, B., ... & Vazquez, J. T. (2016). Significance of bottom currents in deep-sea morphodynamics: An example from the Alboran Sea. Marine Geology, 378, 157-170. (look up in IMIS)   
PlaceType Drift 
Latitude 35° 54' 17" N (35.9047279°)  
Longitude 3° 31' 39" W (-3.5274862°)  
Min. Lat 35° 51' 25.2" N (35.857°)  
Min. Long 3° 35' 2.4" W (-3.584°)  
Max. Lat 35° 56' 16.8" N (35.938°)  
Max. Long 3° 28' 26.4" W (-3.474°)  
Source Ercilla, G., Juan, C., Hernandez-Molina, F. J., Bruno, M., Estrada, F., Alonso, B., ... & Vazquez, J. T. (2016). Significance of bottom currents in deep-sea morphodynamics: An example from the Alboran Sea. Marine Geology, 378, 157-170. (look up in IMIS)
Notes Drift type: Elongated Separated    
Prevailing contourite type: sandy-silty    
Maximum age: Quaternary    
Relations 
Part of  Alboran Sea (IHO Sea Area)  [view hierarchy]   
Influenced by  Atlantic Water (Water mass)  [view hierarchy]   
Influenced by  Western Intermediate Water (Water mass)  [view hierarchy]   
Influenced by  Levantine Intermediate Water (Water mass)  [view hierarchy]   
Influenced by  Western Mediterranean 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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