SOFAR full form

Meaning : Sound Fixing And Ranging

Category : Oceanography
Sub Category :Acoustics
Type : Acronym

Sound Fixing And Ranging

What is the full form of SOFAR and meaning ?

This is a naturally occurring sound channel that exists under the ocean at a depth of about 1000 metres where the speed of sound is at its minimum and this can be used for long range communication by ocean vessels.