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Ocean Currents in McMurdo Sound



MEASUREMENTS of ocean currents in McMurdo Sound, Antarctica, were made during May and June 1959, by measuring the potential differences developed between three silver–silver chloride electrodes hung in the sea below the ice.

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    Longuet-Higgins, M. S., Mon. Not. Roy. Astro. Soc., Geophys. Supp., 5, 285 (1949).

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    U.S. Hydrographic Office, Washington, Report on Operation Deep Freeze, 1, TR-33, 16 (1956).

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