It is shown that the spectrum of eigen oscillations of the world ocean incorporates a mode with a period of about 100 h. It results from narrow straits connecting separate oceanic basins. The mode's spatial structure is described and found to be due to the numerical solution of a spectral problem.
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Gotlib, V.Y., Kagan, B.A. & Kivman, G.A. On the lowest gravitational mode of eigen oscillations in the world ocean: Part 2. Soviet Journal of Physical Oceanography 1, 11–16 (1987). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF02198282
- Climate Change
- Spatial Structure
- Environmental Physic
- World Ocean
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