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Agulhas current

Agulhas current Part of the large-scale circulation of the southern Indian Ocean. It is a surface-water current that flows off the east coast of southern Africa between latitudes 25° S and 40° S in a south-westerly direction. Flow velocity varies seasonally between 0.2 and 0.6 m/s.

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Agulhas current

Agulhas current Part of the large-scale circulation of the southern Indian Ocean. It is a surface-water current that flows off the east coast of southern Africa between latitudes 25°S and 40°S in a south-westerly direction. Flow velocity varies seasonally between 0.2 and 0.6 m/s.

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