Other ID: S2-86
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Principal Investigator(s): James E. Dodd
Affiliate Investigator(s): John Gann - USGS-Menlo Park
Data Type(s): Electro-Magnetic: Gravity, Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sonar: Single Beam
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Collect gravity data in Jamaican, Honduran, and Colombian waters.
Start Port/Location: Kingston, Jamaica
End Port/Location: Kingston, Jamaica
Start Date: 1986-11-25
End Date: 1986-12-21
Equipment Used: LaCoste-Romberg gravimeter G-179, Magnavox System 5000 integrated navigation system, 12 kHz
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Gravity data were collected along 5727 km of 18 km-spaced tracklines in the area between Jamaica and Honduras.
Staff: James E. Dodd, George R. Driscoll, David W. Folger, David Mason, William J. Strahle
Notes: Project = Parent Project: Defense Mapping Agency Gravity, Parent Project: Defense Mapping Agency Gravity
Kingston, Jamaica, western Caribbean Sea, North Atlantic;
Folger, D.W., Irwin, Barry J., McCullough, James R., Dodd, James E., Bouse, Robin M., Bowin, Carl O., Polloni, Christopher F., Strahle, William J., Gann, John T., and Gilbert, Charles, 1990, Map showing free-air gravity anomalies in parts of the western Caribbean Sea: URL: http://woodshole.er.usgs.gov/publications/folger/1990/86678_Folger1990.pdf, download PDF.