Western equatorial Pacific region

Illustrated seafloor map with dots to show the places where samples were collected from the seafloor.

Detailed Description

Map of the western equatorial Pacific region showing ferromanganese (FeMn) crust dredge locations. Inset in the upper right shows the general region of the sample area; different colors for dredge locations indicate the four cruises included in this study, and the areas outlined in white show the samples included in each of the three main sample transects, Marshall‐Gilbert‐Tuvalu (MGT), Samoa, and Howland‐Baker‐Tokelau (HBT); this map was created in ArcGIS and includes GEBCO 2014 bathymetry.


Image Dimensions: 532 x 580

Location Taken: US


Geographic and Oceanographic Influences on Ferromanganese Crust Composition Along a Pacific Ocean Meridional Transect, 14N-14S
Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, Volume 21, Issue 2, February 2020 by Mizell et al.