Surface velocity in the equatorial oceans (20N-20S) calculated from historical ship drifts
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Ship drift velocity observations were used to calculate and plot monthly mean and yearly mean velocities in 2° latitude by 5° longitude boxes for the Atlantic, Pacific, and Indian Oceans. The vector maps shown here provide a visualization of the mean and seasonally varying currents.
Suggested CitationTechnical Report: Richardson, Philip L., McKee, Theresa K., "Surface velocity in the equatorial oceans (20N-20S) calculated from historical ship drifts", 1989-04, DOI:10.1575/1912/6411, https://hdl.handle.net/1912/6411
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