Accession Number : AD0724269

Title :   Drift Circulation in the Zone of the Subarctic Hydrological Front (O Dreifovoi Tsirkulyatsii v Zone Subpolyarnogo Gidrologicheskogo Fronta),

Corporate Author : NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Gruzinov,V. M.

Report Date : 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 12

Abstract : Calculation of drift circulation in the North Atlantic Ocean, from 40 to 65 degrees N, is discussed and evaluated. The speed and direction of drift currents is determined, and the effect of drift circulation on the seasonal position of front in surface water is specified. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*OCEAN CURRENTS, *ATLANTIC OCEAN), DRIFT, VELOCITY, SURFACE PROPERTIES, WIND, PERIODIC VARIATIONS, DENSITY, USSR

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE