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Summary Information for Field Activity 1974-003-FA

Area of Operations: Gulf of Almeria, Alboran Sea, Spain, Mediterranean Sea, Europe, North Atlantic

Dates: May 04, 1974 to May 24, 1974

Chief scientist: Bill Dillon
Jim Robb

   Juan Carlos Lucena y Bonny, Jaime A. Garcia-Rodriguez - ENADIMSA

Objectives: Investigate the general structure of the continental margin of southern Spain and the central Alboran Sea via collection of seismic profiles and magnetic data.

Type of Activity: Seismic profiling; Magnetics survey;Magnetics survey

Information to be derived: Magnetic anomaly contour map

Summary: Marine magnetics data and seismic reflection profiles.

Contact: Bill Dillon (
Jim Robb (

InfoBank: uses the identifier P-1-74-ES. Visit this site for more information.

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Publications resulting from these data

Dillon, W.P., Robb, J.M., Greene, H.G., and Lucena, J.C.,1980, Evolution of the continental margin of southern Spain and the Alboran Sea: Marine Geology, v. 36, no. 3-4: p. 205-226. (Also available at

Robb, J.M., Dillon, W.P., Greene, H.G., Lucena y Bonny, J.C., and Garcia-Rodriguez, J.A.,1976, Marine magnetometer measurements, Gulf of Almeria, Spain: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 76-545, 12 p.. (Available as a PDF version). (Also available at

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