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Posted by **Krysten** on Friday, March 5, 2010 at 10:28am.

- Oceanography -
**drwls**, Friday, March 5, 2010 at 11:43amThe Coriolis acceleration is

2 V w sin L

L is the latitude, V is the speed (m/s) and w is the angular rotation rate of Earth in radisns per second. The direction is perpendicular to the velocity vector.

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