ORCA grid around the Solomon Islands

Shows existing (u,v) gridpoints at each depth.
(List of gridpoint lats/lons at the bottom)

... k=2: z=15m same as k=1: z=5m
    Open across the whole chain.

... k=4-10: z=35-95m same as k=3: z=25m
    Add island of Choiseul at 7°S

... k=12-14: z=117-142m same as k=11: z=106m
    Chain nearly closed below 106m

... k=16-17: z=182-217m same as k=15: z=159m
    Small extension of Bougainville below 159m


... k=19: z=364m same as k=18: z=272m
    Add New Georgia at 8°S


    Passage between Bougainville and Choiseul closed below 512m


    Passage between San Cristobal and Guadalcanal narrowed below 732m


    Passage between San Cristobal and Guadalcanal closed below 1033m


    Solomon Strait between Bougainville and New Ireland closed at 1831m


List of grid values:

x values of the u grid:

I = 29.   154.0E
I = 30.   154.5E
I = 31.   155.0E
I = 32.   155.5E
I = 33.   156.0E
I = 34.   156.5E
I = 35.   157.0E
I = 36.   157.5E
I = 37.   158.0E
I = 38.   158.5E
I = 39.   159.0E
I = 40.   159.5E
I = 41.   160.0E
I = 42.   160.5E
I = 43.   161.0E
I = 44.   161.5E
I = 45.   162.0E
I = 46.   162.5E
I = 47.   163.0E
I = 48.   163.5E
I = 49.   164.0E

x values of the v grid:

I = 29.   154.25E
I = 30.   154.75E
I = 31.   155.25E
I = 32.   155.75E
I = 33.   156.25E
I = 34.   156.75E
I = 35.   157.25E
I = 36.   157.75E
I = 37.   158.25E
I = 38.   158.75E
I = 39.   159.25E
I = 40.   159.75E
I = 41.   160.25E
I = 42.   160.75E
I = 43.   161.25E
I = 44.   161.75E
I = 45.   162.25E
I = 46.   162.75E
I = 47.   163.25E
I = 48.   163.75E
I = 49.   164.25E
I = 50.   164.75E

y values of the u grid:

J = 56.     -3.997S
J = 55.     -4.495S
J = 54.     -4.994S
J = 53.     -5.492S
J = 52.     -5.989S
J = 51.     -6.486S
J = 50.     -6.983S
J = 49.     -7.479S
J = 48.     -7.974S
J = 47.     -8.469S
J = 46.     -8.963S
J = 45.     -9.457S
J = 44.     -9.950S
J = 43.   -10.442S
J = 42.   -10.933S
J = 41.   -11.424S
J = 40.   -11.913S

y values of the v grid:

J = 55.     -4.246S
J = 54.     -4.745S
J = 53.     -5.243S
J = 52.     -5.740S
J = 51.     -6.238S
J = 50.     -6.734S
J = 49.     -7.231S
J = 48.     -7.726S
J = 47.     -8.222S
J = 46.     -8.716S
J = 45.     -9.210S
J = 44.     -9.703S
J = 43.   -10.196S
J = 42.   -10.687S
J = 41.   -11.178S
J = 40.   -11.668S
J = 39.   -12.158S