Accession Number : AD0861488

Title :   Marine Geophysical Survey Program 65-67, Western North Pacific Ocean and South China Sea. Area 12, Volume 5, Core Analysis and Bottom Photographs.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : ALPINE GEOPHYSICAL ASSOCIATES INC NORWOOD NJ

Personal Author(s) : Lair, C. ; Sanko, P.

Report Date : MAY 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 59

Abstract : The volume gives a summary of the sediment types recovered in the cores taken in Area 12 and compares the various physical properties of the sediment with sound velocity measurements taken down the length of the cores. A brief description of the bottom surface along with photographs taken at each core location is presented. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*MARINE GEOPHYSICS, PACIFIC OCEAN), (*OCEANOGRAPHIC DATA, SOUTH CHINA SEA), HYDROGRAPHIC SURVEYING, OCEAN BOTTOM SAMPLING, SEDIMENTATION, UNDERWATER PHOTOGRAPHY, PHYSICAL PROPERTIES, UNDERWATER SOUND, SOUND TRANSMISSION, REVERBERATION, PARTICLE SIZE, ACOUSTIC PROPERTIES, NAVIGATION CHARTS, OCEANOGRAPHIC SHIPS.

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
      Geology, Geochemistry and Mineralogy
      Acoustics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE