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Indian Ocean Quaternary Circulation Data Set
Entry ID: NOAA_NCDC_PALEO_95-035

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Abstract: This data set consists of data tables from the original reference, which
reconstructs changes in the position of the Subtropical Convergence and the
Antarctic Polar Front. Time series analysis of SST records indicate a
concentration of variance in the primary orbital frequency bands.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -11.18   S: -11.18   E: 94.88   W: 94.88
Max Depth: 3328 M
  N: -43.52   S: -43.52   E: 79.87   W: 79.87
Max Depth: 3192 M
  N: -44.88   S: -44.88   E: 106.52   W: 106.52
Max Depth: 3863 M
  N: -46.05   S: -46.05   E: 90.17   W: 90.17
Max Depth: 3291 M
  N: -47.12   S: -47.12   E: 95.08   W: 95.08
Max Depth: 3206 M
  N: -48.28   S: -48.28   E: 90.25   W: 90.25
Max Depth: 3542 M

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Will Howard and Warren Prell
Dataset Title: Indian Ocean Quaternary Circulation Data Set
Dataset Series Name: IGBP PAGES/WDCA Data Contribution Series #: 95-035
Dataset Release Date: 2/96
Dataset Release Place: Boulder,CO
Dataset Publisher: IGBP PAGES/World Data Center for Paleoclimatology
Issue Identification: 95-035
Other Citation Details: NOAA/NCDC Paleoclimatology Program
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Paleo Temporal Coverage
Paleo Start Date: 500 ka
Paleo Stop Date: 0 ka
Chrono Unit:
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Data Center
World Data Center for Paleoclimatology, Boulder Supplemental Info
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Data Center Personnel
Phone: +1 (303) 497-6160
Fax: +1 (303) 497-6513
Email: paleo at
Contact Address:
World Data Center for Paleoclimatology
325 Broadway
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80303
Country: USA
Distribution Media: ftp
Distribution Format: csv, sit
Fees: none
Contact Address:
Brown University
City: Providence
Province or State: RI
Postal Code: 02912
Country: USA
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Howard, W. R., and W. L. Prell, 1992, Late Quaternary surface circulation of
the Southern Indian Ocean and its relationship to orbital variations,
Paleoceanography, 7, 79-118, 1992.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2006-11-22
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-01-27

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