Accession Number : AD0662851

Title :   THE VARIABILITY OF WATER MASSES IN THE INDIAN OCEAN.

Descriptive Note : General series,

Corporate Author : NATIONAL OCEANOGRAPHIC DATA CENTER WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Gallagher,James F.

Report Date : 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 83

Abstract : A delineation of the boundaries of the subsurface water masses of the Indian Ocean is accomplished by means of temperature-salinity graphs of oceanographic stations which are located along intersecting cross-sectional lines. Circulation and properties of the surface water as well as the deep and bottom water are discussed. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*OCEAN CURRENTS, *INDIAN OCEAN), TEMPERATURE, SALINITY, CLIMATE, SURFACE PROPERTIES, DEEP WATER, OCEAN BOTTOM, SURFACE TO UNDERWATER, THESES

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE