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ID M-1-98-GM
Abstract University of Mississippi,United States Geological Survey, Menlo Park, California. Chief Scientists: Alan Cooper, Thomas McGee. Geophysical and Seismic Reflection data (Huntec, watergun, bottomseismometer, generatorinjectorgun, YoNav, 24channel) of field activity M-1-98-GM in Gulf of Mexico - Mississippi Canyon from 06/08/1998 to 06/20/1998
Organization University of Mississippi
United States Geological Survey, Menlo Park, California
Project/Theme Gulf of Mexico Tectonics and Hydrates Project
National Plan Natural Resources
Chief Scientist Alan Cooper
Thomas McGee
Activity Type Geophysical and Seismic Reflection
Platform Tommy Munro
Area of Operation Gulf of Mexico - Mississippi Canyon, Gulf of Mexico
Bounding Coordinates
30.39364
-89.95652     -88.77296
28.01967
Ports leave Biloxi, MS
arrive Biloxi, MS
Dates 06/08/1998 (JD 159) to 06/20/1998 (JD 171)
Analog Materials list
Information Specialist
Alan Cooper (USGS)
Patrick Hart (USGS)
Crew
Alan Cooper Chief Scientist
Thomas McGee Chief Scientist, Univ Miss
Hal Williams Mechanical Technician
Walt Olson Mechanical Technician
Jim Petermann Electronics Technician
Larry Kooker Electronics Technician
Fred Payne Electronics Technician
Mike Belliveau Electronics Technician
Robert Luliiucci Electronics Technician
Pat Hart Geophysicist
Ingo Pecher Geophysicist
Kathy Grace Watchstander
Paul Captain
Greg Chief Mate
Equipment Used
Huntec
watergun
bottomseismometer
generatorinjectorgun
YoNav
24channel
Purpose
Gas hydrate study
Information to be Derived
Geometry, structure, and stratigraphy of the hydrate zone;  Reflection 
coefficients and estimates of physical properties of the sedimentary section.
Summary
Detailed seismic investigation of the gas hydrate stability zone in the Gulf of 
Mexico, using a wide range of very-high frequency seismic data sampled at very 
high rates (16 Khz to 200 Khz)
Notes
The R/V Tommy Munro is owned and operated by the Univ. of Southern
Mississippi Institute of Marine Sciences.  The ship operates out of Biloxi,
Mississippi.  The cruise was a cooperative venture between the USGS and the
Univ. of Mississippi (McGee), USGS-MMRI cruise.
Publications
Openfile report 98-506:
Open file Report 98-506
Got Help? For M-1-98-GM, we would appreciate any information on -- contract, days at sea, dive count, funding, kms of navigation, NGDC Info, owner, project number, scanned materials, seismic description, station count, station description, submersible, tabulated info.
Type Webpage KMZ Arc         Metadata        
Metadata data     txt  data  FAQ  xml
Navigation data nav    
Seismic data seis    
Times   062.times    

M-1-98-GM location map of where navigation 

equipment operated
M-1-98-GM location map of where navigation 

equipment operated

 
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