Other ID: S1-87
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Cape Verde Islands, Africa, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): Barry Irwin
Information Specialist(s): PARTNER
Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Electro-Magnetic: Gravity, Sonar: Single Beam
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Collection of gravity and bathymetry data in and around the Cape Verde Islands as specified by DMA requirements.
Start Date: 1987-02-22
Start Port/Location: Mindelo, Cape Verde
End Date: 1987-03-21
End Port/Location: Mindelo, Cape Verde
Equipment Used: Racal/Decca Hyperfix, LaCoste-Romberg gravimeter G-179, Echosounder, Magnavox System 5000 integrated navigation system
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:
Staff: Barry Irwin, Carol M. Parmenter
Notes: For gravity data, contact Michael A. Prugger, Office of GEOINT Sciences, National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA); Michael.A.Prugger@nga.mil; 314-676-0863. Original Center People field contained: Barry Irwin (Ch. Sci.); Carol Parmenter; Robin Bouse; Chuck Gilbert.
Folger, D.W., Irwin, Barry J., McCullough, James R., Bouse, Robin M., Polloni, Christopher F., Dodd, James E., and O'Brien, T. F., 1990, Map showing free-air gravity anomalies around the Cape Verde Islands: .