Other ID: F-5-90
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Principal Investigator(s): David W. Folger
Data Type(s): Electro-Magnetic: Gravity, Electro-Magnetic: Magnetics, Location-Elevation: Navigation
Scientific Purpose/Goals: To conduct a gravity/magnetics survey of the Cayman Trough area.
Start Port/Location: Tampa, FL
End Port/Location: Panama City, Panama
Start Date: 1990-05-20
End Date: 1990-05-29
Equipment Used: LaCoste-Romberg gravimeter G-179, Geometrics G-856 magnetometer, Northstar 7000 LORAN-C, Trimble 4000AX GPS receiver
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Data collected: 1483 km of gravity and magnetics data in the Cayman area; 1800 km of gravity data from Tampa to Caymans and Caymans to Panama.
Staff: Barry Irwin, David W. Folger, Catherine Delorey
Notes: Original Center People field contained: Dave Folger, Ch. Sci.; Barry Irwin, Grav./Nav. Tech.; Cathy Delorey, Watchstander.
Cayman Trough Spreading Center, Caribbean Sea, North America, North Atlantic;