Other ID: ODP leg 179
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Indian Ocean;
Principal Investigator(s): Gregory Miller
Affiliate Investigator(s): Ralph Steven (WHOI)
Information Specialist(s): Gregory Miller
Data Type(s): Seismics: Ocean Bottom Seismometer, Location-Elevation: Navigation
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Use OBS to evaluate the effectiveness of using a drill bit as a seismic source.
Start Date: 1998-04-16
Start Port/Location: Cape Town, South Africa
End Date: 1998-06-04
End Port/Location: Darwin, Australia
Equipment Used: Ocean Bottom Seismometer, DGPS
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:
Notes: No center personnel were onboard; deployment of equipment only. Greg Miller is center contact.