Learn more about the ocean circulation and temperature and salinity properties of the Eastern Mediterranean. Thanks to Argo floats, OGS studied two anticyclones which modulate the pathway of the main currents and the exchange of the water masses in this basin:
"On the Circulation and Thermohaline Properties of the Eastern Mediterranean Sea"
Front. Mar. Sci. 8:671469. doi: 10.3389/fmars.2021.671469
Example of a result obtained for one of the two anticyclones (Pelops Gyre).
Locations of the two anticyclones in the Eastern Mediterranean Sea: Pelops Gyre (PG) and Cyprus Gyre (CG).