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Doldrums - Wikipedia

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The doldrums is a colloquial expression derived from historical maritime usage, which refers to ... In maritime usage, the low pressure characteristics of the doldrums are caused by the expanding at...

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

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Learn about the location of the doldrums and the mechanisms that create them. ... doldrums, as opposed to the horizontal wind of the trade winds, that causes ...

What are the doldrums? - WFMZ

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May 26, 2016 ... The Doldrums are caused by solar radiation from the sun, ... The Doldrums are located a little north of the equator, but the effects can be felt ...

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 around the ... As the air rises, it cools, causing persistent bands of showers and ...

doldrums | meteorology | Britannica.com

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Jun 27, 2012 ... Doldrums, also called equatorial calms, equatorial regions of light ocean ... southeast trade winds meet there; this meeting causes air uplift and ...

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 ... This is because the air moves high into the atmosphere and causes turbulence.

Difference Between Doldrums and Horse Latitudes | Difference ...

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Jan 3, 2012 ... Doldrums are located five degrees to the north and five degrees to the ... On the other hand, horse latitudes cause the formation of deserts and ...

doldrums facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com articles ...

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Get information, facts, and pictures about doldrums at Encyclopedia.com. ... that arrives at the earth in this area causes intense heating of the land and ocean.

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 ... hemispheres converge on one another and move upward due to the warm ... be thankful that those doldrums are merely a metaphoric location and ...

The Doldrums - National Geographic

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The Doldrums - Sailing's Dead Zone ... concentrated pounding at the Equator, which bakes air near the ocean's surface, making it lighter and causing it to rise.