by U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Experimental Research Laboratories, Environmental technology Laboratory, For sale by the National Technical Information Service in Boulder, Colo, Springfield, VA .
Written in English
|Other titles||Aerial video of smoke marked wind shifts caused by ocean internal waves|
|Series||NOAA technical report ERL. ETL -- 296, NOAA technical report ERL -- 296.|
|Contributions||Environmental Technology Laboratory (Environmental Research Laboratories)|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ii, 9 p.|
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An Atlas of Oceanic Internal Solitary Waves (May ) Oceanic Internal Waves and Solitons by Global Ocean Associates Prepared for Office of Naval Research – Code PO 5 Figure 1. Locations of internal wave imagery and data presented in the Second Edition of the Atlas of Oceanic Internal Solitary Waves. The vast majority are satellite images. May 15, · Feb 15 - The world's largest offshore oil-drilling rig goes down in Hibernia, Grand Banks, Newfoundland. None of the 84 members of the crew survived. Terms in this set () disturbing force. the energy that causes ocean waves to form. atmospheric waves. movement of different air masses along an air-air interface. ratio of wave height to wavelength at which waves break. steepness = diameter of orbital wave at the surface. Internal waves can sometimes exceed heights of meters ( feet) and can carry submerged objects to great depths True In shallow-water waves, wave speed increases with increased water depth; in deep-water waves, wave speed increases with increased wavelength.
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