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Ocean Zones: Twilight Zone - 2016 Ocean Blue Titanium Coin

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L1170102
  • 2016 Ocean Blue Titanium £2 Coin
  • Issued on behalf of South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands
  • Issue: 5,000
  • Unique presentation box and certificate
  • Also available as: Proof Sterling Silver, Uncirculated Cupro Nickel
$49.00
 

The oceanic zone is divided into three sections. The epipelagic zone, which is also known as the Daylight zone and receives enough sunlight to support photosynthesis; the mesopelagic zone, which is also known as the Twilight zone and only has a scarce amount of light; the bathypelagic, or Midnight zone which makes up 90% of the ocean and no light penetrates its boundaries.

The range of animals amongst the three zones is diverse and, especially in the lower zones, quite unusual. There are three coins in the series each representing a different zone and featuring the creatures that live in them.

  • The design on this coin features the Twilight Zone which displays images of a Barreleye fish, a Comb Jelly, a Lantern fish and a Snipe Eel in a stunning ocean blue titanium finish.

To emphasise the amount of light in each zone and to differentiate the three coins, each coin is being produced in a different shade of blue titanium.

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More Information
Coin Year 2016
Government South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands
Coin Metal Titanium
Coin Effect Coloured Coins
Metal990 Dark Blue Titanium £2
Diameter36.10mm
Weight10.00gms
Issue Limit5,000

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