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The doldrums is a colloquial expression derived from historical maritime usage, which refers to ... heating at the equator, which makes the air rise and travel north and south high in the atmosphere...

Difference Between Doldrums and Horse Latitudes | Difference ...

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Jan 3, 2012 ... Doldrums vs Horse Latitudes Doldrums and horse latitudes are specific ocean regions on the Earth. Specifically, doldrums are ocean belts near ...

What are the doldrums? | Weather - Home - WFMZ

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The Doldrums are regions of the Atlantic and Pacific oceans that have little if any ... Then there are the prevailing westerlies in the higher latitudes and the polar ...

In what latitudes are the doldrums - Answers.com

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The doldrums are at the equator. They are just like the horse latitudes; they're a calm region.

What are the doldrums? - NOAA's National Ocean Service

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Jul 15, 2016 ... The "doldrums" is a popular nautical term that refers to the belt ... air mass finally subsides in what is known as the horse latitudes, where the air ...

Where are the doldrums? | Reference.com

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The doldrums are the still air or light breezes found over the equator to about five to 18 degrees north and south latitudes. They are part of the prevailing wind ...

Cheyenne and Catarina: Breaking Records for Sailing and Storms ...

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The opposite of these typically windy areas are latitudes where the surface ... In the doldrums, there is little surface wind because the trade winds collide and ...

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Nov 9, 2014 ... The doldrums is a colloquial expression derived from historical maritime ... high in the atmosphere, until it subsides again in the horse latitudes.

Weatherwise Magazine - The Intertropical Convergence Zone

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The zone where the trade winds end, meeting the opposing wind flow from the opposite hemisphere, is known as the doldrums. Both the horse latitudes and the  ...

Global Wind Patterns - Our Atmosphere Rocks! - Google Sites

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They are called Trade Winds, Doldrums, and Horse Latitudes. ... Polar Easterlies are located 60-90 degrees latitude in both the southern and northern ...

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Down in the Doldrums (and the Horse Latitudes) | The Basement ...

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Sep 14, 2012 ... If you're feeling stuck in the doldrums today, it's likely that the last thing on your mind is just how such a quaint expression came into the English ...

Trade Winds - Geography - About.com

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The names for the regions of the earth known as the trade winds, horse latitudes, and the doldrums all hark back to the age of sailing. Learn about these regions ...

Doldrums: Definition & Location - Video & Lesson Transcript | Study ...

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Learn about the location of the doldrums and the mechanisms that create them. ... When it gets to about 30 degrees north or south latitude, the air is cooled off ...