South Indian Ocean Currents, Flight MH370

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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.

Contributed by: Izidor Hafner (April 2014)
Open content licensed under CC BY-NC-SA



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)

[2] Wikipedia. "Malaysia Airlines Flight 370." (Apr 21, 2014) _ 370.

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