Atmospheric gravity waves in the Red Sea: a new hotspot

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J. M. Magalhaes; I. B. Araújo; J. C. B. da Silva; R. H. J. Grimshaw; K. Davis; J. Pineda; (2011)
  • Publisher: Copernicus Publications
  • Journal: Nonlinear Processes in Geophysics (issn: 1023-5809, eissn: 1607-7946)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.5194/npg-18-71-2011
  • Subject: Geophysics. Cosmic physics | Q | Science | Physics | QC1-999 | QC801-809

The region of the Middle East around the Red Sea (between 32° E and 44° E longitude and 12° N and 28° N latitude) is a currently undocumented hotspot for atmospheric gravity waves (AGWs). Satellite imagery shows evidence that this region is prone to relatively high occu... View more
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