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Tai Chi

MGDS_FeatureID lowest in hierarchy: 
Activity: 
Latitude: 
-13.5900
Longitude: 
-14.5200
Location on map: 
Ocean: 
Region: 
National Jurisdiction: 
Maximum or Single Reported Depth (mbsl): 
3500
Tectonic setting: 
Full Spreading Rate (mm/a): 
33.7
Volcano Number (if applicable): 
Host Rock: 
NotProvided
Deposit Type: 
NotProvided
Notes on Vent Field Description: 
InterRidge e-news 2011: "Furthermore, four hydrothermal anomalies were detected by CTD and they are located at (14.67°W, 13.60°S), (14.56°W, 13.70°S), (14.53°W, 13.75°S) and (14.54°W, 13.87°S)"; depth estimated from GeoMapApp; note this may be Taiji-1, off-axis segment S15 in Tao et al. (2017)
Year and How Discovered (if active, visual confirmation is listed first): 
2011 plume only
Discovery References (text): 
InterRidge e-news 2011
Other References (text): 
Tao, C., Chen, S., Baker, E.T., et al. (2017) Hydrothermal plume mapping as a prospecting tool for seafloor sulfide deposits: a case study at the Zouyu-1 and Zouyu-2 hydrothermal fields in the southern Mid-Atlantic Ridge. Mar Geophys Res 38: 3. doi:10.1007/s11001-016-9275-2;