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Geophysical (gravity and seismic reflection and refraction surveys) and oceanographic measurements in the Ross Sea to study the Ross Sea basin
Entry ID: K101_1980_1981_NZ_1

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Abstract: Geophysical and oceanographic investigations were conducted in the Ross Sea during a McMurdo Sound to McMurdo Sound charter aboard the MV Benjamin Bowring. The main geophysical program was designed to study three regions in the Ross Sea including the Eastern Ross Sea basin and continental margin, the Western Ross Sea Graben and the Transantarctic Mountains front. The objective for the Eastern ... View entire text
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Description: Seismic data collected in Antarctica is required to be lodged with the Seismic Data Librabry system.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -46.0   S: -78.0   E: -150.0   W: 150.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1981-01-06
Stop Date: 1981-02-27
ISO Topic Category
start here with 1 in span in link Ancillary Description
Quality The data is contained in the publications and with the Seismic Data Library System online. Please contact the investigator for more information.
Data Set Progress
Data Center
Antarctica New Zealand, New Zealand Antarctic Institute, New Zealand Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.antarcticanz.govt.nz/

Data Center Personnel
Phone: +64 3 358 0200
Fax: +64 3 358 0211
Email: s.gordon at antarcticanz.govt.nz
Contact Address:
Antarctica New Zealand
Private Bag 4745
City: Christchurch
Country: New Zealand
Phone: +64 4 473 8208
Fax: +64 4 471 0977
Email: fred.davey at gns.cri.nz
Contact Address:
PO Box 1320
City: Wellington
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Davey, F.J. 1981 Geophysical studies in the Ross Sea region. Journal of the Royal Society of New Zealand 11(4): 465-479
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2009-06-22
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-23

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