Accession Number : AD0861840

Title :   Marine Geophysical Survey Program 65-67. Western North Pacific Ocean and South China Sea. Area 15, Volume 5, Core Analysis and Bottom Photographs.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : ALPINE GEOPHYSICAL ASSOCIATES INC NORWOOD NJ

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

Report Date : FEB 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 112

Abstract : The volume gives a summary of the sediment types recovered in the cores taken in Area 15 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, UNDERWATER SOUND, SEDIMENTATION, CLASSIFICATION, PHYSICAL PROPERTIES, UNDERWATER PHOTOGRAPHY, OCEAN BOTTOM TOPOGRAPHY, REVERBERATION, PARTICLE SIZE, ACOUSTIC PROPERTIES, BATHYTHERMOGRAPH DATA, OCEANOGRAPHIC SHIPS, OCEAN BOTTOM SAMPLING.

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE