Accession Number : AD0695304

Title :   PERMANENT CURRENTS IN THE CASPIAN SEA (O Postoyannykh Techeniyakh v Kaspiiskom More),

Corporate Author : NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Shlyamin,B. A.

Report Date : 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 12

Abstract : Current and wind observations conducted in the Caspian Sea show that the pattern is rather complex, changing with regions and seasons of the year. In N and S Caspium clockwise currents prevail, while in Central Caspium they are often reversed. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*OCEAN CURRENTS, OCEANS), WIND, PERIODIC VARIATIONS, SURFACE PROPERTIES, DEEP WATER, DRIFT, USSR

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE