Other ID: S3-86
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Principal Investigator(s): William J. Strahle
Data Type(s): Electro-Magnetic: Gravity, Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sonar: Single Beam
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Collect gravity data in Colombian waters.
Start Port/Location: Kingston, Jamaica
End Port/Location: Kingston, Jamaica
Start Date: 1986-12-25
End Date: 1986-12-30
Equipment Used: 12 kHz, LaCoste-Romberg gravimeter G-179, Magnavox System 5000 integrated navigation system
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Final of three legs. Gravity data were collected over the shallow parts of Rosalind Bank in the western Caribbean. Results are compatible with those gathered during the previous two legs.
Staff: James E. Dodd, Thomas O'Brien, William J. Strahle
Notes: Project = Defense Mapping Agency Gravity, Defense Mapping Agency Gravity
Rosalind Bank, 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.