Accession Number : AD0457064

Title :   STUDIES IN MARINE GEOPHYSICS AND UNDERWATER SOUND FROM DRIFTING ICE STATIONS.

Descriptive Note : Semi-annual technical summary rept., 1 Jul31 Dec 64,

Corporate Author : LAMONT GEOLOGICAL OBSERVATORY PALISADES NY

Personal Author(s) : Hunkins, Kenneth

Report Date : 31 DEC 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : The program of marine geophysics and oceanography at T-3 continued in full operation during this period. The marine geophysics program included gravity readings several times a day, continuous recording of the total magnetic rector, continuous profiling with a Precision Depth Recorder, daily celestial navigation whenever possible, surface weather observations three times a day and continuous recording of the long waves in the ice, including earthquakes. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*ICE ISLANDS, SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH), ARCTIC OCEAN, DRIFT, MARINE GEOPHYSICS, UNDERWATER SOUND, ARCTIC REGIONS, GRAVIMETRIC ANALYSIS, SEISMOGRAPHS, GEOMAGNETISM, UNDERWATER SOUND, OCEAN CURRENTS.

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE