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Shelfbreak project description

Shelfbreak Front


Shelfbreak was a program for field observational study of the shelf/slope front in the Middle Atlantic Bight. This front is an important water mass boundary of the thermohaline class extending along the shelf break from Cape Hatteras to Georges Bank. The sampling domain included two cross-front and one alongfront hydrographic transects.

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Temporal coverage

Begin date: 1984-06-15 14:50:11, End date: 1984-06-26 08:29:59

Spatial coverage

Minimum latitude: 39.637000, Minimum longitude: -72.097000
Maximum latitude: 41.375000, Maximum longitude: -70.040000