Other ID: S2-86
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Kingston, Jamaica, western Caribbean Sea, North Atlantic;
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 Date: 1986-11-25
Start Port/Location: Kingston, Jamaica
End Date: 1986-12-21
End Port/Location: Kingston, Jamaica
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
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.