Kuroshio system

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Kuroshio system

The western boundary current system of the North Pacific subtropical gyre and its eastward continuation, consisting of the Philippines Current, the Kuroshio, and the Tsushima Current, the Kuroshio Extension and its continuation in the North Pacific Current.


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