South Indian Ocean Currents, Flight MH370

This Demonstration shows movements by south Indian Ocean currents. The region consists of 60°–100° E and 20°–54° S and was chosen because of the tragic MH370 flight.


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The data is 21-year mean ocean surface currents taken from [1].
[1] OSCAR Project Office. "Data Download for Ocean Surface Currents." (Apr 21, 2014) www.oscar.noaa.gov/datadisplay/oscar_datadownload.php.
[2] Wikipedia. "Malaysia Airlines Flight 370." (Apr 21, 2014) en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Malaysia_Airlines_Flight _ 370.
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