USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 1996-002-FA

Other ID: SO108

Status: Completed

Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): Uri Ten Brink

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s):

Data Type(s): Seismics: Ocean Bottom Seismometer

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Image the crustal structure of the Cascadia continental margin as part of the earthquake hazard assessment in the area.


Start Date: 1996-04-20

Start Port/Location: San Francisco, CA

End Date: 1996-05-24

End Port/Location: Vancouver, British Columbia

Equipment Used: Ocean Bottom Seismometer

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:

Staff: Gregory Miller, Uri Ten Brink

Affiliate Staff:

Project = Cascadia Region Seismic Experiment, Cascadia Region Seismic Experiment


offshore Washington, Oregon, United States, North America, North Pacific;

North: 48.10058 South: 42.68244 West: -129.253 East: -123.31055


photo of Sonne



Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Ocean Bottom Seismometer --- Ocean Bottom Seismometer
1996-002-FA-SE-001 ( Digital tape(s) of OBS-RAW-DEPLY1, OBS-RAW-DEPLY2, OBS-RAW-DEPLY3, OBS-RAW-DEPLY4, OBS-RAW-DEPLY5, )
1996-002-FA-SE-002 ( CD ROM disk of OBS/ RL1-5, SEGY, OBS/ L7-9, SEGY, OBS/ L10, SEGY, OBS/ L10, SEGY, OBS/ L11, SEGY, OBS/ L11, SEGY, OBS/ L11, SEGY, OBS/ L12, SEGY, OBS/ L12, SEGY, OBH/RL 1-6,8,9,GEOMAR, OBH/RL 7,10, GEOMAR, OBH/RL 11, GEOMAR, OBH/RL 12, GEOMAR, )