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Table 6 Comparison of the maximum strength of different MTHC cells (in Sv) for the historical simulations and other simulations from the literature

From: Mediterranean Sea response to climate change in an ensemble of twenty first century scenarios

Experiment Western basin maxima Eastern basin maxima Eastern basin minima (Ionian) Eastern basin minima (Levantine)
HIS 1.0 1.1 −0.6 (2,000 m) −0.7 (1,500 m)
HIS-F 0.9 0.9   −0.2 (1,000 m)
Somot et al. (2006) 1.5 1.2 −0.6 (1,800 m) −0.8 (1,300 m)
Myers and Haines (2002) 1.5 0.9 −0.3 (1,000 m) −0.1 (500 m)