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Antarctic Multibeam Bathymetry & Geophysical SynthesisEntry ID: AMBS
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Abstract: Antarctic Multibeam Bathymetry and Geophysical Data Synthesis (AMBS) delivers shaded relief maps, bathymetry grids, multibeam bathymetry field data and other geophysical data from the Southern Ocean, primarily collected with the R/V N. B. Palmer. This effort initiated in 2003 with support of the Office of Polar Programs at the National Science Foundation. To learn more view the R/V Palmer Data ... Acquisition Status Report, read other Project Related Documents, see what's new and explore Antarctic Related web links.
AntarcticMBS currently provides access to multibeam bathymetry and trackline geophysical data from 75% of all multibeam expeditions of the R/V Palmer within the Southern Ocean.
Use GeoMapApp to explore the relief of Antarctica, the bathymetry of the surrounding ocean and the interior of the ice sheet imaged by radar. You can create and download maps and grids from your explorations, as well as retrieve geophysical and geological data. View and explore trackline gravity and magnetics data, geochemical data from PetDB, seismicity, and seismic reflection profiles.
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Start Date: 1992-04-16Stop Date: 2005-04-16
OCEANS > BATHYMETRY/SEAFLOOR TOPOGRAPHY > SEAFLOOR TOPOGRAPHY
OCEANS > BATHYMETRY/SEAFLOOR TOPOGRAPHY
OCEANS > MARINE GEOPHYSICS
OCEANS > MARINE SEDIMENTS
OCEANS > OCEAN ACOUSTICS
OCEANS > SEA ICE
OCEANS > BATHYMETRY/SEAFLOOR TOPOGRAPHY > BATHYMETRY
OCEANS > SEA SURFACE TOPOGRAPHY
OCEANS > MARINE VOLCANISM
Data Set Progress
Distribution Media: Online HTTP
Email: carbotte at ldeo.columbia.edu
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory 61 Route 9W
Province or State: NY
Postal Code: 10964
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-04-21
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-03-30