|This article does not cite any references or sources. (December 2009)|
Aleutian current - also called subarctic current. An eastward flowing ocean current which lies north of the North Pacific Current; it is the northern branch of the Kuroshio Current which moves northeast then east between 40° N and 50° N. As it approaches the coast of North America it divides to form the northward-flowing Alaska current and the southward-flowing California Current .
|This article about a specific ocean current is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|