Accession Number : AD0843875

Title :   Marine Geophysical Survey Program 65-67 Western North Atlantic and Eastern and Central North Pacific Oceans. Area XVII, Volume 3. Bathymetry and Subbottom Profiling.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : ALPINE GEOPHYSICAL ASSOCIATES INC NORWOOD NJ

Personal Author(s) : Harian, A. M.

Report Date : MAY 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 123

Abstract : The volume contains a summary of the bathymetry in Area XVII. This area is a deep water region encompassing the northern portion of the Philippine Sea. The ocean bottom is subdivided into physiographic provinces which best differentiate regions of dissimilar geologic characteristics. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*MARINE GEOPHYSICS, ATLANTIC OCEAN), (*OCEANOGRAPHIC DATA, PACIFIC OCEAN), HYDROGRAPHIC SURVEYING, DEEP WATER, OCEAN BOTTOM SAMPLING, BATHYTHERMOGRAPH DATA, UNDERWATER SOUND, SOUND TRANSMISSION, OCEAN BOTTOM TOPOGRAPHY, CONTINENTAL SHELVES, SEDIMENTATION, EROSION, OCEANOGRAPHIC SHIPS.

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
      Geology, Geochemistry and Mineralogy
      Acoustic Detection and Detectors

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE