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Four (4) effects of cold ocean currents

4 effects of cold ocean currents

An ocean current is a continuous, directed movement of the seawater generated by a number of forces acting upon the water, including wind, the Coriolis effect, breaking waves, cabbeling and temperature and salinity differences. depth contours, shoreline configuration, and interaction with other currents influence a current’s direction and strength. ocean currents are primarily horizontal water …

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5 effects of warm ocean currents

5 effects of warm ocean currents

An ocean current is a continuous, directed movement of the seawater generated by a number of forces acting upon the water, including wind, the Coriolis effect, breaking waves, cabbeling and temperature and salinity differences. depth contours, shoreline configuration, and interaction with other currents influence a current’s direction and strength. ocean currents are primarily horizontal water …

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8 characteristics of cold ocean current

Cold ocean currents are ocean currents with waters of low temperature, i.e. the waters are cold. In Africa the main cold ocean currents include; the cold Benguella current and the cold canary current. Elsewhere examples include the Californian current, cold Peruvian current, the North equatorial current, East Greenland Current, and the West Australian current. The …

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