Accession Number : AD0657444

Title :   DELINEATION OF SEA FLOOR ROUGHNESS IN THE WESTERN NORTH ATLANTIC.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : LAMONT GEOLOGICAL OBSERVATORY PALISADES N Y

Personal Author(s) : Markl,R. G. ; Ewing,J. I. ; Bryan,G. M.

Report Date : JUL 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 22

Abstract : The range of roughness of the western North Atlantic sea floor has been assessed and subdivided, largely on the basis of 12 kc echo sounder and seismic profiler data, into three major categories. Charts delineating the areal extent of these three degrees of roughness have been made. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*OCEAN BOTTOM TOPOGRAPHY, ATLANTIC OCEAN), REFLECTION, SEISMIC WAVES, OCEANOGRAPHIC EQUIPMENT, MAPS, UNDERWATER SOUND, SEDIMENTATION, TERRAIN

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE