Ocean Modeling

 Western Ocean of the Korean Peninsula
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Current Around SW-Coast by M2 Tide
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  • The speed of the tidal current is generally less than 1.6 km/h in the middle of YS, it may increase to more than 5.6 km/h near the coast.
  • The fastest tides reaching 20 km/h occur in the Uldolmok Channel between the Jindo Island and Korean Peninsula.
  • The fastest current provided by numerical results was reaching 3 m/s for M2 in this region.