Other ID: 75
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Principal Investigator(s): Kenneth Bayer, John Grow, John S. Schlee
Affiliate Investigator(s): Digicon Geophysical Corp.
Information Specialist(s): Nancy K. Soderberg
Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Seismics: Multichannel, Seismics: Sub Bottom Profiler
Scientific Purpose/Goals: This cruise was a contract cruise by Digicon Geophysical Corp., part of a continuing program to collect multichannel seismic profiles in an effort to assess resource potential along the U.S. Atlantic continental margin using non-proprietary data.
Start Date: 1975-10-02
End Date: 1975-11-21
Equipment Used: 3.5 kHz, Multichannel seismics, Loran-C
Information to be Derived: Morphology;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: CDP multichannel seismic lines: 7 (#7; 8A, 8B, 8C; 9; 10; 11; 12A, 12B, 12C, 12D, 12E, 12F, 12G, 12H, 12I, 12J; 13A, 13B, 13C, 13D, 13E, 13F, 13G, 13H).
Notes: Project = RA,
Browns Bank, Georges Bank, Long Island Platform, Baltimore Canyon trough, Hudson Channel, Atlantic outer continental shelf, Massachusetts, New Jersey, Virginia, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Grow, J.A., Mattick, R.E., and Schlee, J.S., 1979, Multichannel seismic depth sections and interval velocities over outer continental shelf and upper continental slope between Cape Hatteras and Cape Cod; in Watkins, J.S., Montadert, L., and Dickerson, P.W., eds., Geological and geophysical investigations of continental margins: American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG) Memoir 29, .
Hutchinson, D.R., Poag, C. W., and Popenoe, P., 1995, Geophysical database of the East Coast of the United States; southern Atlantic margin - stratigraphy and velocity from multichannel seismic profiles: 176 URL: http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/usgspubs/ofr/ofr9527.
Hutchinson, D.R., Poag, C. W., Johnson, A., Popenoe, P., and Wright, C., 1996, Geophysical database of the East Coast of the United States; southern Atlantic margin - stratigraphy and velocity in map grids: 165 URL: http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/usgspubs/ofr/ofr9655.
Klitgord, K.D., and Schneider, C.M., 1994, Geophysical database of the east coast of the United States northern Atlantic margin; velocity analyses: 74 URL: http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/usgspubs/ofr/ofr94192, download PDF.
Klitgord, K.D., Poag, C.W., Schneider, C.M., and North, L., 1994, Geophysical database of the east coast of the United States northern Atlantic margin; cross sections and gridded database (Georges Bank Basin, Long Island Platform, and Baltimore Canyon Trough): 190 URL: http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/usgspubs/ofr/ofr94637, download PDF.
McGinnis, L.D., and Otis, R. M., 1979, Compressional velocities from multichannel refraction arrivals on Georges Bank - northwest Atlantic Ocean: Geophysics, v. 44 no. 6, doi: 10.1190/1.1440992.
McKinney(formerly Swift), B.A., Lee, M.W., Agena, W.F., and Poag, C.W., 2005, Early to Middle Jurassic salt in Baltimore Canyon trough: URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2004/1435/.
Schlee, J., 1978, Notes on the availability of mid-Atlantic multichannel seismic-reflection profiles 11 and 12 A, B, C, and D: 2, download PDF.
U.S. Geological Survey, 1979, Mid- and North Atlantic multichannel seismic-reflection profiles 7, 8-A, 8-B, 8-C, 12-E, 12-F, 12-G, 12-H, 12-I, 12-J, 13-A, 13-B, 13-C, 13-D, 13-E, 13-F, 13-G, and 13-H: 1, download PDF.
Wise, R.A., and Oliver, H.L., 1989, Marine multichannel seismic reflection profile Line 13 reprocessed, Cape Hatteras to Georges Bank: 25 URL: http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/usgspubs/ofr/ofr89572, download PDF.
Wise, R.A., and Oliver, H.L., 1987, Reprocessing of marine multichannel seismic-reflection profile Line 12, Cape Hatteras, North Carolina, to Shell Mohawk well, Canada: 17 URL: http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/usgspubs/ofr/ofr8851, download PDF.