Accession Number:

ADA048759

Title:

Physical Characteristics of Ocean Fronts and Eddies in the North Atlantic.

Descriptive Note:

Technical note,

Corporate Author:

NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1977-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

52.0

Abstract:

Ocean fronts and eddies are defined, described and typical locations given. Their formation, surface and vertical characteristics, variability, and operational system display are discussed. How to analyze and map fronts is described. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
  • Acoustic Detection and Detectors

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE