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Ocean Currents: We All Go With the Flow
This document provides a brief description of the major currents and general circulation patterns of the world's oceans. Links to animations showing satellite imagery of ocean-surface topography and temperature are included. Links to references are embedded in the text.
Intended for grade levels:
  • High (9-12)
Type of resource:
  • Visual:
    • Visualization - scientific
  • Text:
    • Ref. material
  • Ocean Sciences:
    • Physical oceanography
Technical requirements:
No specific technical requirements, just a browser required
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
Copyright and other restrictions information are unknown.
DLESE Catalog ID: NASA-Edmall-576
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Contributor: National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Goddard Space Flight Center