Accession Number : AD0851693

Title :   Marine Geophysical Survey Data Register NW Atlantic Area 1.

Descriptive Note : Summary rept. 23 Jul 65-21 Jun 66,

Corporate Author : NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE NSTL STATION MS

Personal Author(s) : Ballard, James A. ; Engler, Robert G.

Report Date : DEC 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 28

Abstract : NAVOCEANO's Marine Geophysical Survey Project has available for distribution data collected under contract N62306-1688 in Western North Atlantic Task Area 1. These data consist of approximately 14,500 track miles of 3.5 kHz normal incidence bottom reflection loss and sea surface temperature measurements, 6,000 track miles of total magnetic intensity profiles, 11,300 track miles of bathymetric profiles, 9,400 track miles of sub-bottom profiles, 103 explosive acoustic and velocimeter stations, as well as supplementary oceanographic stations, bottom cores and weather observations. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*MARINE GEOPHYSICS, ATLANTIC OCEAN), ECHO RANGING, REFLECTIVITY, BATHYTHERMOGRAPH DATA, MAGNETIC FIELDS, ANOMALIES, SURFACE TEMPERATURE, UNDERWATER SOUND, SOUND TRANSMISSION, VELOCITY, OCEAN BOTTOM TOPOGRAPHY, HYDROGRAPHIC SURVEYING, NAVIGATION CHARTS, INTENSITY, MARINE METEOROLOGY.

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
      Seismology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE