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Coriolis Effect

  • Definition: the apparent change in direction of a moving object (counterclockwise in the Southern Hemisphere and clockwise in the Northern Hemisphere) due to the rotation of the Earth

    Source: Introduction to the Biology of Marine Life 9ed Morrissey & Sumich

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