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Gulf Stream and Atlantic ocean currents. Satellite-based graphic showing ocean currents (swirling coloured lines) in the northern Atlantic. The colours indicate ocean temperatures, ranging from the warm tropics (red) to cooler water (green) in more temperate latitudes. Ocean currents seen here include the Gulf Stream at upper left, and the warmer equatorial currents further south.
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