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North Pacific Current
a warm current flowing eastward across the Pacific Ocean.
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North Pacific Current - Wikipedia


The North Pacific Current is a slow warm water current that flows west-to-east between 40 and 50 degrees north in the Pacific Ocean. The current forms the ...

North Pacific Current | ocean current | Britannica.com


...of latitude 35° N (about central Honshu), the bulk of the Kuroshio turns east to receive the southward-flowing Oya Current. This flow, known as the Kuroshio ...

North Pacific Current The North Pacific Currents


The North Pacific Currents (NPC), is a slow warm ocean current that forms part of the large scale North Pacific Subtropical and Subpolar Gyres. The NPC is ...

Pacific Ocean currents - Meer.org


The major surface currents are wind generated (as most other oceanic currents are), creating a large clockwise gyre in the north Pacific and a counterclockwise ...

Ocean Currents - SEOS


The largest are the subtropical gyres - in the Pacific, the North Pacific Current, the California Current and the North Equatorial Current from part of the North ...

North Pacific circulation and water masses


The eastward flow of the northern subtropical and southern subpolar gyres is referred to as the North Pacific Current. It is not a uniform eastward flow but is ...



Currents in the Atlantic, and the Peru Current in the Pacific. In a narrow zone next to the ..... Current. The northern branch of the North Pacific Current curves.

North Pacific Groundfish Observer Program - Link to AFSC Homepage


The quest for knowledge about ocean currents in the North Pacific Ocean and Bering Sea has continued for centuries, with important discoveries made in the ...