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