Water waves are surface waves at the interface between water and air.

Activate the "Wave" in the Map Layer. All other map layers can be used simultaneously.

FleetMon Wave map layer combines wave height and wave direction. The height measured in m (Metre) while the direction is represented by an arrow pointing to the direction.

Note: You may need to zoom in enough in order to be able to see them.

Picture: Kuroshio Current with Wave Layer in FleetMon Explorer

The Kuroshio (also called Black Current and Japan Current) is a surface ocean current in the western Pacific Ocean. It is the extension of the northward-flowing Pacific North Equatorial Current between Luzon in the Philippines and the east coast of Japan. The water temperature is very high for this region at about 20 °C.

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