|Ocean Surface Currents|
|Move the mouse over any ocean to see the
ocean surface currents in that ocean. |
Click on a ocean to explore the ocean surface currents in that ocean in greater detail.
The North Equatorial Current The North Equatorial Counter Current The South Equatorial Current System
|A web-based ocean current reference site. Each current has important links, summary text detailing velocity and hydrographic observations, and plots such as, average current speed and locations, drifting buoy positions, sea surface temperature maps, and HYCOM simulations.|
|Introduction to Ocean Surface
|Funding for the development of this web page is provided by the National Oceanographic Partnership Program (NOPP) through the HYCOM Consortium for Data Assimilative Modeling program (HYCOM Consortium), the University of Miami Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmoshperic Science (RSMAS), and NOAA's Cooperative Institute for Marine and Atmospheric Sciences (CIMAS).|
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written by many PEOPLE
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